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James Edward "Jim" Rees

March 20, 1949 ~ November 21, 2023 (age 74) 74 Years Old

James Edward "Jim" Rees Obituary

James Edward “Jim” Rees, 74, of Butlerville, passed away at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 21, 2023, at his residence.

Born March 20, 1949, in Columbus, he was the son of the late Robert and Leola (Amis) Rees. He married Donna Linnemann on March 22, 1969, at the Justice of the Peace in Osgood; she survives.

Jim worked on the assembly line for Cummins Engine Company for 30 plus years before retiring. He enjoyed racing, hunting, and fishing.

Surviving with his wife of 54 years, Donna, are his sons, Mike Rees and Tim (Stacie) Rees, both of Butlerville.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and a sister, Barbara Rees.

In keeping with his and his family’s wishes, cremation is planned with no services to be held at this time. Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home and Cremation Service was entrusted with the care of these arrangements.

Memorials in honor of Jim may be made through the funeral home to Schneck Medical Center Hospice.

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