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James W. Cibroski

James W. Cibroski, 68, of Amherst Township, passed away Thursday, June 9, 2016 at his residence while under the care of New Life Hospice following a short illness.
Born Feb. 27, 1948 in Lorain, he graduated from Admiral King High School then served in the US Army during the Vietnam War. He received the National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service and Campaign Medals, Army Commendation Medal, Air Medal and Bronze Star Medal. James lived in Lorain until moving to Amherst Township in 1981.
James worked as millwright at US Steel for 35 years. He was a member of the United Steel Workers Union Local 1104 and enjoyed golfing and all sports.
Surviving is his wife of 43 years, Deborah (nee Lahner); sons, James Jr. of Amherst Township and Jeffrey (Shaina) of Lorain; a daughter, Stephanie (Rob) Hardin of Lorain; 4 grandchildren and 1 great grandson; a brother, Charles of Lorain; and sisters, Judy Mack of Westlake, Jackie Montelon and Kathy Leighty both of Lorain, Patty (Pete) Ehrenfeld of Arizona; Diane Moore of Sheffield and Denise Cibroski of Elyria.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Theodore and Veronica (nee Schultz) Cibroski.
Private services for the family where held. The Dovin Funeral Home, 2701 Elyria Avenue, Lorain, handled the arrangements. To send online condolences go to www.dovinfuneralhome.com.

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It was always a pleasure to talk with cousin Jim.

Jim Popiel - June 16, 2016 at 08:32 AM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

A true hero in more ways than one. We will always remember you Uncle Jimmie for your kindness & generosity and your service to our country. You are finally recognized as the true hero you really were. Love, your nephew Jonnie.

jon mack - June 12, 2016 at 08:58 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM