WARREN - James William Fitch, 76, died Sunday, Sept. 30, 2012.
He was born March 27, 1936, in Kinsman, the son of Mary Alice Lindsey and Norman Ormis Fitch.
Mr. Fitch was a 1954 graduate of Kinsman High School.
He was a millwright at Copperweld Steel of Champion, along with helping on the family farm.
On March 18, 1958, he married Marjorie Jane Grimm.
He was a member of the Loyal Order of the Moose Lodge No. 1012 of Mecca.
Mr. Fitch enjoyed dancing, farming, gardening, mowing and spending time with his family, especially his children and grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Lavere and Raymond Fitch.
Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Marge Fitch of Mecca; two daughters, Sharon R. Anderson and Nancy J. Smith, both of Mecca; a son Jeffrey H. Fitch of Mecca; two sisters, Mary Lou Donaldson of Greene and Betty (Jim) VanGorder of Kinsman; two brothers, Marshall Fitch of Ashland and John (Alberta) Fitch of Kinsman; nine grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Baumgardner Funeral & Cremation Service, 8569 Main St., Kinsman.
Calling hours will be from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Kinsman Fire Department.
An online guestbook is available at www.baumgardnerfuneralhomes.com.