James Hanlon

March 28, 1951 - May 12, 2020
James Hanlon

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James E. Hanlon, passed away suddenly on May 12 2020, at East Liverpool City Hospital following.

Mr. Hanlon was born in Wellsville, Ohio, on March 28 1951 and had lived most of his life in this area. The son of the late Jackie Russell, he was a graduate of Wellsville High School. James retired from Norfolk Southern in 2011, where he was a conductor. He was a United States Army Veteran, and was member of the VFW Post 5647, the Eagles Lodge, and Moose Lodge in East Liverpool. James enjoyed shooting pool and 4-wheeling with his friends

Survivors include his wife of 22 years: Patricia (Daniels) Hanlon of Wellsville, Ohio, his sisters: Patty (Dean) Morris, Caffie Stoakes of Wellsville, Ohio, and Tina Myers (Robbie Brown) of Florida, his stepson: Paul J. Daniels (Kari) of Wellsville, Ohio and step grandchildren: Austin and Katlynn Jackson. He also leaves behind nieces, nephews and a dog named Susie Q.

In compliance with Ohio State Regulations and in connection to the COVID-19 public health crisis, a private family service will be held at MacLean Chapel of Care Funeral and Cremation Specialists in Wellsville on Friday, May 15 2020 with pastor Dirk Hall officiating. Burial will take place at Yellow Creek Cemetery

Friends may view this obituary online, send condolences to the family or sign the guest book at carechapel.com


Friday, May 15, 2020

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Wellsville, Ohio 43968

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  • September 23, 2022
    Patti McCarty says:
    Just saw this. I was friends with Jim in high school. RIP my friend

  • May 15, 2020
    Cheryl J Skinner,Tri-State Military Museum says:
    May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time, May you come to know that the love of God is with you always, May your memories of James E. Hanlon, give you peace, comfort and strength… Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete. I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten. My thoughts and prayers to the family of …. US Army Veteran, James E. Hanlon, is “A True American Hero” God Bless† † Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †

  • May 15, 2020
    Pansy Fetty says:
    RIP Jim... Pansy Fetty

  • May 16, 2020
    Tina (Myers) Brown says:
    Love you forever ,You are a great big brother.

  • May 18, 2020
    Patricia Hughes says:
    Prayers and our deepest sympathies.