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James "Jim" Jostworth

August 27, 1940 — February 18, 2020

James "Jim" Jostworth

E. James “Jim” Jostworth passed from this life suddenly on Tuesday February 18th at the age of 79. He is the devoted husband of 55 years to his wife Jane Jostworth (Nee Forrester).  Loving father of Jennifer (Bryan) Wilson, Andy (Candi) Jostworth, Bryan (Christine) Jostworth and the late Gregory Jostworth.  Cherished PaPa of Rebecca Wilson, Robert Wilson, Rachel & (Chris) Barnes, Samantha Jostworth, Drew Jostworth, Margaret Jostworth, Grant Jostworth and Natalie Jostworth.  Great-grandfather of Rylee, Hunter and Reynolds.  Dear brother of Gary E. (the late JoAnn) Jostworth and many special nieces, nephews, family members and friends. 


Jim was a proud Elder High School graduate from the class of 1958.  He was a lithographer by trade and started his own printing business before selling it to the Nielson Company. He was proud of his family and always had a smile and good laugh with his friends. 


Family and friends are invited to a visitation Thursday Feb. 20th from 5-8 PM at the Dalbert Woodruff & Isenogle Funeral Home 2880 Boudinot Ave. 45238, with a Mass of Christian Burial on Friday 10:30AM at St. Aloysius Gonzaga Catholic Church 4366 Bridgetown Rd Cincinnati, OH 45211. 


If desired, memorials may be made to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. See the link below to make a contribution.

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Thursday, February 20, 2020

5:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

St. Peter & St. Paul United Church of Christ

3001 Queen City Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45238

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