James J. Nannery

June 27, 1942 ‒ June 21, 2015

Mount Vernon, Ohio

James J. Nannery, age 72, of Mount Vernon went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, June 21, 2015 at Mount Carmel Saint Ann’s Hospital in Westerville.

He was born on June 27, 1942 in New York, NY to the late Lawrence and Anna (Scheid) Nannery. He retired from Con Edison Electric Company after many years of service.

He is survived by his wife, of over 53 years, Frances (Cohen) Nannery; two daughters, Diane Moreno of Florida, Donna (Paul) Ortiz of New York; his son James (Jamel) Nannery Jr. of New York; and six grandchildren, Stephanie Manley, Meaghan Moreno, Nichole Ortiz, Julia Nannery, Jessica Nannery and Jack Nannery.

Besides his parents, James was preceded in death by four brothers.

A memorial service will be held on Friday, July 3, 2015 at the Trinity Assembly of God Church (1051 Beech St., Mount Vernon) beginning at 10 AM with Pastor Ted Keiger officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to: Samaritan’s Purse, P.O. Box 3000, Boone, NC 28607.

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  • Dear Fran,
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you and all of your family at this difficult time… may you always feel your husband’s presence as he watches over you all. May God in all His graces be with your family as well.
    Sincere Sympathy,
    Laurie and George

  • From the staff at Whispering Hills Care Center, We send our condolence to the Nannery family during this time of need. My god hold you ever so tight in his arms as Jim walks into the pearly gates to watch over each of you. Jim was a wonderful man and we are ever so greatful to have met and cared for Jim!!!

  • Our thoughts are with you during this difficult time. I have fond memories of Jimmy.

    With deepest regards!
    Randi and Gary Clifford

  • Dear grandma, I wish you the best of luck. I’m so sorry that happened. But now he is in a better place now. I’ll see you really soon. I miss you. Love you.