A funeral service celebrating the life of James Walter Cormican, 62, of Newark, will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, August 2, 2019, at the Hebron Chapel of Hoskinson Funeral and Cremation Service with Pastor Orrey McFarland officiating. Burial will follow in Fairmount Cemetery.
Visitation will be held at the funeral home, 108 N. 7th Street, Hebron, on from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday, prior to the funeral service.
James was born in Newark, on October 20, 1956, to the late James S. Cormican; and Carol Jean (Griffith) Cormican, who survives. He passed away on July 28, 2019, at Arlington Care Center.
Prior to retirement, James was a life-long passionate farmer. He was a member of the Buckeye Lake VFW and the Thornville Moose Lodge. He enjoyed watching NASCAR, college and professional football. He also enjoyed golfing, had a great sense of humor and loved spending time with his family and friends.
In addition to his mother, survivors include his daughters, Courtney Cormican and Samantha (Chad Shoenfelt) Cormican; grandson, Jameson Shoenfelt; former spouse, Celeste Barrett; step-children, Stephanie (Jay) Coakley and Jessica (Ryan) Kelley; step-grandson, Mason Hundley; siblings, Virginia (Dale) Mosholder, Terri Turner, Michael Cormican and John (Molly) Cormican; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Memorial contributions may be made in memory of James to Hospice of Central Ohio or Ohio Health Foundation. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Hoskinson Funeral and Cremation Service is honored to care for James and his family.