James Brady Obituary (2021) – Courthouse in Washington, OH
James Allen Brady, 49, of New Holland, Ohio, died on Monday, September 27, 2021 at 11:49 a.m. at Adena Fayette Medical Center where he had once been a patient.
Jim was born on May 8, 1972 in Columbus, Ohio, to James Albert and Mary Elizabeth Stenger Brady. He graduated from Westland High School in 1990 and lived most of his life in Columbus and Washington Court House.
He was a chemist at Ashland Chemical for 22 years.
Jim had been a 4-H counselor and loved helping his daughter with her small animal projects. He was a member of the SCORBA Rabbit Club and the Ohio Holland Lops Rabbit Association. He had a keen sense of humor; was a huge Pittsburgh Steelers fan and enjoyed his weekly “sushi outings” with his daughter.
On May 6, 1995, he married former Kimberly Ann Pentzer. She was predeceased by his death on September 21, 2021. He was also predeceased by his parents.
He is survived by one daughter, Allison Grace Brady; three sisters, Elizabeth Ann (John) Calhoun of Galloway, OH, Catherine L. (Jeffrey) McEvoy, of Columbus and Mary Elizabeth (Brian Runnels) DeWine of Washington Court House; stepfather and stepmother, Mike and Evelyn Pentzer of Washington Court House; two sisters-in-law, Jennifer (“Skip”) Jones of Clarksburg and Dawn Pentzer of Bloomingburg and numerous nieces and nephews.
In accordance with his wishes, the cremation will take place. A celebration of the service of life will take place at a later date.
Memorial contributions can be made to Fayette County 4-H (put “Camp Fund” in the memo line), 1415 US Route 22-SW, Suite 100, Washington Court House, Ohio 43160.
Arrangements are under the direction of Kirkpatrick Funeral Home at Washington Court House.
Published by Record Herald September 27-28, 2021.