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James W. Poling

May 26, 1927 ~ November 28, 2018 (age 91)

HURON - James W. Poling, 91, of Huron, passed away Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at the Ohio Veterans Home, Sandusky.

   He was born May 26, 1927 in West Virginia and has been a resident of Huron for the past 51 years.

   He worked for Ohio Edison for over 40 years.  He was a US Navy Veteran and served during WWII.

   He was a member of the American Legion, Sandusky.  He enjoyed golfing, yard work, and loved to read.

   He is survived by his daughter, Jameyn Poling of Norwalk; 3 grandchildren, Rob Goretzki Jr, Brad Goretzki, and Nick Goretzki; and 5 great grandchildren, Izaya, Spencer, Sydney, Liam, and Storm Goretzki.

   He is preceded in death by his wife, Opal Poling in 2011; his parents, Charles Poling and Goldie Kirkhart; a sister, Juanita Poling, a brother Leroy Poling, a granddaughter Stefanie, and a great-grand child.

 A committal service will take place Monday, Dec 3rd, at 1 p.m. at Meadow Green Memorial Park Chapel Mausoleum.

   Memorial contributions may be made to the Huron Public Library, 333 Williams Street, Huron 44839.

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   Foster Funeral Home & Crematory, Huron, is handling the arrangements.


Donations may be made to:

Huron Public Library
333 Williams Street, Huron OH 44839

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