Graveside funeral services for James Earl Lehman, 59, of Newcomerstown, were June 8, 2009, at the West Lawn Cemetery, Newcomerstown. Military services were conducted by the Newcomerstown Veterans' Honor Guard. The Addy Funeral Home in Newcomerstown was in charge of arrangements. He passed away June 6 at Twin City Hospital in Dennison.

He was born Nov. 30, 1949, in Columbus, the son of the late Charles Wayne Lehman and Betty (Smith) Lehman of Newcomerstown.

Mr. Lehman was a graduate of Newcomerstown High School and was a U.S. Navy veteran who served during the Vietnam War.

He had previously worked at Simonds Industries in Newcomerstown.

He was also a member of the American Legion - Thomas C. Montgomery 431 Post, Loyal Order of the Moose No. 1337 and Newcomerstown Sportsman's Club.

Memorial contributions may be to Hospice of Tuscarawas County, 201 W. Third St., Dover, OH 44622.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.addyfuneralhome.com.