Betty Louise James

SALEM – Betty Louise James, 83, died at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at Salem North Healthcare. She was born Sept. 17, 1935, a daughter of the late William Earl and Mary Amelia (Schuering) Steffel.

She was a member of St. Paul Catholic Church, a homemaker and loved to cook.

Her husband, Robert Glen James, whom she married March 24, 1954 preceded her in death Nov. 17, 2016.

Survivors include three sons, Bob (Debbie) James, Ron (Mary Grace) James and Tom (Beth) James, all of Salem; five grandchildren, Tim, Bill, Taylor, Tanner and Eli James; four sisters, Gloria McNeelan, Marilyn Snyder, Sally (Ralph) Flanigan and Sue (Bob) Clunen; two sisters-in-law, Joyce Adams and Barbara James; and many nieces and nephews.

Besides her parents and husband, a daughter, Joni Ann James, also preceded her in death.

A memorial mass will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at St. Paul Catholic Church with Father Robert Edwards officiating. Calling hours will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday at the church. Burial will be at Grandview Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made All Caring Hospice, 6715 Tippecanoe Rd. B-101, Canfield, OH 44406.

Arrangements were handled by the Stark Memorial Funeral Home.

Betty’s obituary may be viewed, and condolences sent online at www.starkmemorial.com.


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