JAMES D. BARES, age 82, passed away peacefully at home on January 25, 2014. Beloved husband of 60 years to Rosemary (nee Walsh); dearest father of Eileen Pryatel (Steven), James (Mary), Michael (Lisa) and Julie Ball (Charles); loving grandfather of Michael, Steven, Meghan, Kevin, Stephanie, Matthew, Jennifer, Charles and Darin; great-grandfather of Nicoletta and Domenic; dear son of the late John and Rose; fond brother of the late Jack Bares, Clara Sturtevant and Betty Juliano; devoted uncle of 19 nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate contributions in memory of Jim to St. Francis of Assisi Education Fund, 6850 Mayfield Rd., Gates Mills, OH 44040 or to Malachi House, 2810 Clinton Ave., Cleveland, OH 44113. Funeral Mass Saturday, February 1, 2014 at St. Francis of Assisi Church at 10:00 a.m. Interment Private. The family will receive friends at the SCHULTE & MAHON-MURPHY FUNERAL HOME, 5252 MAYFIELD RD., LYNDHURST (BETWEEN RICHMOND AND BRAINARD) FRIDAY 3-7 P.M. Read James D. Bares's Obituary and Guestbook on schultemahonmurphy.com.
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