NEWCOMERSTOWN - James H. Storck, 88, passed away peacefully on Thursday, September 5, 2019 at Community Hospice, Truman House, New Philadelphia, Oh.

Born in Bakersville, Oh. on May 9, 1931, he was the son of William H. Storck and Myrtle P. Schumacher Storck. Jim attended Stonecreek High School and retired from General Electric Co. in Coshocton, Oh. on August 18, 1951. He married Barbara L. Whyde who survives. They celebrated 68 years together.

Also surviving are two daughters, Cathy Storck of Newcomerstown, Oh and Wendy (Todd) Bassman, of Blue Ash, Oh; grandchildren, James (Becky Sue) Storck of Newcomerstown, Angela Storck of Georgia, Samuel Adams of New York, Jason Storck of California and Kevin Storck of Newcomerstown; daughter-in-law, Rebecca Storck Gray of LA; great-grandsons, Alex, Donovan and Logan Storck of Newcomerstown. In addition to his parents, Jim was preceded in death by his son, Rick Storck.

According to his wishes Jim has been cremated through the care of Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home and Crematory in New Philadelphia. Jim will be missed and lovingly remembered by all who knew him. The family requests that donations in Jim's memory be made to Community Hospice, Truman House, 617 Commercial Ave., New Philadelphia, OH 44663.