James H. “Jim” Lecklider of Arcanum (82)


James H. “Jim” Lecklider, age 82, of Arcanum, passed away at 1:08 pm Thursday, December 21, 2023.

Jim was born June 18, 1941, in Darke County to the late Herman & Esther (Brewer) Lecklider.

Jim is survived by his brother & sister-in-law, Donald & Kathy Lecklider of Horatio; nieces, Jennifer & Jason Yohey and Elizabeth & Scott Farber; nephew, John Lecklider; caregiver, Katy Gibboney and her children, John Gibboney, Charlie Gibboney and Sara Gibboney.

A celebration of Jim’s life will be held at 2:00 pm Wednesday, December 27, 2023, at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home in Greenville with Pastor Todd Reish officiating. Burial will follow in Oakland Cemetery, Bradford. The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 12:00 to 2:00 pm at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Brethren Retirement Community Resident Aid Fund. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy for the Lecklider family may be shared at www.zecharbailey.com.