CUYAHOGA FALLS - James E. Leonti, 66, passed away November 28, 2017.
He was born in Akron and resided in Cuyahoga Falls. Jim loved the beach, spending time with family and friends, his dog, Freddy and eating Chocolate Ice Cream.
Preceded in death by his parents, Ross and Marie Leonti; brothers, Pat and Rick Leonti; brother-in-law, Roy Roach; he is survived by his children, Lisa (George) Lenhart, Jim (Christy) Leonti and MaryEllen (Rey) Cruz; grandchildren, James, Robert (Nick), Joseph, Samuel, Andrew, Jimmy (Tori), Darrian, Reynaldo and Armando; great-grandson, Tyler; siblings, Mary Roach, Joe (Sue) Leonti, and John (Linda) Leonti; twin brother, Jerry Leonti; sister-in-law, Jackie; numerous nieces and nephews; and special friend, Donna.
The family would like to give special thanks to Seidman Cancer Center at University Hospital, especially Dr. Marcos DeLima, 3rd floor nursing staff and the MICU.
The family will be having a private celebration of life. Services entrusted to Clifford-Shoemaker Funeral Home and Crematory, 330-928-2147.