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James Charles "Jim" Besl

July 17, 1961 ~ September 11, 2018 (age 57)

James Charles “Jim” Besl

Lebanon – James Charles “Jim” Besl. Devoted father of Bridget Danielle (Brooks) Curry, Karlie Adriane Besl, and Kaycie Renae Besl. Beloved son of Carol Ann Besl & the late James L. Besl. Former husband of Donna Gayle Besl. Stepfather of William C. (Jolene) Weitzel. Dear step-grandfather of Cameron & Sienna. Brother of Michael L. (Stephanie) Besl, Karen M. Murrell, and Joseph E. (Carrie) Besl. Also survived by many nieces, nephews, and cousins. Jim passed away peacefully at home on September 11, 2018 surrounded by his family at the age of 57 years after fighting a courageous battle with MSA.  Visitation will be held on Friday, September 14th from 4 PM to 7 PM at the Paul R. Young Funeral Home, 3950 Pleasant Ave., Hamilton, OH 45015. Second Visitation will be held on Saturday, September 15th from 9:45 AM until time of the Mass of Christian Burial at 10:45 AM at Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church, 400 Nilles Rd., Fairfield, OH 45014. Interment at Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Memorial donations can be made to Life Forward Pregnancy Care of Cincinnati, 2415 Auburn Avenue,Cincinnati OH  45219 , or to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105, or to Healthy Moms & Babes, 2270 Banning Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45239. Online condolences can be made at .

Donations may be made to:

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856

Healthy Moms & Babes
2270 Banning Rd., Cincinnati OH 45239

Life Forward Pregnancy Care of Cincinnati
2415 Auburn Avenue, Cincinnati OH 45219

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