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James "Jim" E. Donnell

June 24, 1937 — July 13, 2022

James "Jim" E. Donnell

James Donnell, 85, of Antwerp, passed away Wednesday, July 13, 2022, at Defiance Inpatient Hospice Center. 

Jim was born in Antwerp on June 24, 1937, a son of the late Regina (Dunderman) & Arlie Donnell.

Jim was a simple, honest, and hardworking man. In recent years, he found much satisfaction driving truck for NAPA. Jim spent his whole life in the Antwerp community and was always a friendly face to see around town.   

He will be sadly missed by his son, Scott Donnell; sister Judith Clinton; grandchildren, Kelli Thompson & Greg, Scott & Haylee Donnell; & one great-grandchild.  

Jim was preceded in death by his wife, Theresa, to whom he was married February 15, 1958; & children, Lorrie Baker & Greg Donnell. 

A graveside service will be held on Saturday, July 16, 2022 at 2:30 PM at Maumee Cemetery, Antwerp. 

Memorials are to Paulding County Nurse Auxiliary, 250 Dooley Drive, Paulding, Ohio 45879.

The family would like to express their gratitude to the nurses and staff at Community Health Professionals for the significant difference they made in Jim's care. 

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Saturday, July 16, 2022

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