Obituary For James “Jim” C. Goslee

Written by on December 9, 2019

James “Jim” C. Goslee     86

of  Kenton

Funeral services for James “Jim” C. Goslee will be held at 11:00 AM Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at The Price – McElroy Funeral Home in Kenton with Tim Pasma officiating. Burial will follow in Grove Cemetery with military rites by Amvets Post 1994. Friends and family may visit from 3:00 PM till 7:00 PM on Tuesday, December 10, 2019 at the funeral home.

He died on December 5, 2019 at Hardin Hills Health Center. He was born on May 6, 1933 in Kenton to the late Robert and Martha (Wingate) Goslee. On March 1, 1959 he married Janet Wood and she preceded him in death on December 28, 2010.

Surviving are 1 daughter; Diana Mitchell of Mt.Victory, 3 sons; Rodney Goslee, Todd Goslee and Dean Goslee all of Kenton. 3 sisters; Joyce Hanson of Minnesota, Judy Hogue of Kenton and Jane Ellcessor of Jenera. 4 Grandchildren; William (Michelle) Goslee of Kenton, Cody Goslee of Kenton, Cortlyn Mitchell of Mt.Victory and Lane Mitchell of LaRue. 3 Great Grandchildren; Jordan, Brooklyn and Paige. Several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by a brother; Joe Goslee.

James was a U.S. Army Veteran.

He was a member of the Amvets Post 1994.

He retired from the Budd Company in Carey and had also worked for 13 years at International Car and Rockwell International.

James enjoyed visiting and playing cards with family and friends. Reading about tractors and trains especially John Deere B Series and he always wanted his Kenton Times Paper.

He loved mowing yards, playing checkers, listening to country music and bluegrass.

He especially loved his cat Fluffy.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Not by Choice.

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