James E. Adrion

James E. Adrion

Jim passed Saturday, September 3, 2016 at his home in Plainwell.

He was born December 10, 1954 in Grand Rapids the son of Walt and Joan (Radibaugh) Adrion. For many years Jim had worked for a metal finishing company where he did chrome plating. He enjoyed fast vehicles and loved his truck. In his spare time he enjoyed working on his lawn and woodworking especially refinishing benches and picnic tables.

Surviving are his wife, Peggy; children, Laurie (Kevin) Beelick, James (Nikki) Adrion and Ronald Adrion; grandchildren, Ashley Adrion, Eric and Lindsey Sullivan, Kelsey, Alyssa and Hannah Adrion , Anna Pratt and Caleb Gurd; very special grandsons, Austin Beelick and Tyler Adrion; sister-in-law, Cathy (Randy) Thompson; sisters, Toni (Robert) Little and Jan (Dave) Kruzel along with several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and siblings, Pam Hunt and Walt Adrion Jr.

According to his wishes cremation has taken place.

No services are scheduled at this time.

Messages of condolence may be posted at www.WinkelFuneralHome.com.

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  1. nicole knowlton John barnhart says:

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you.I’m sorry for your loss.

  2. Tiffany Williams says:

    Peggy and Family,
    I am so deeply sadened to hear of Jim’s passing. I will keep you all in my thoughts and prayers.

  3. Virgie Buhler (Kruzel) says:

    So hocked to hear of Jim’s passing. We were great friends when we were younger. He was thought of often

  4. Courtney says:

    I’m so sorry for your loss. Facing a loss can be difficult and it may at times to be difficult to find reliable comfort we all need, but 2 Corinthians 1:4 tells us that God is the God of all comfort so we can always look to him and he will comfort us. The Watchtower magazine uses the bible to show how God comforts.

  5. Nancy Thornbury says:

    Peggy and family, so sorry for your loss, Keeping your family in our prays

  6. Sondra Davis says:

    I am so shocked and so sorry to hear of Uncle Jim’s passing. Huge hugs and lots of love to Peggy (and kids), and to Toni & Jan.

  7. David Hunt says:

    Peggy and family, so sorry to hear about Jim’s passing . He was a good man.

  8. Skylar says:

    Thank you for all of your comments.
    -peggy

  9. Patti (Khodl) Hewitt says:

    Peggy & family,

    So sorry to read of your loss. As a widow of a little over a year now, can relate to what you are experiencing. Be gentle with yourself, get as much rest as you can, when you can. Grief is a rocky road. Don’t let the turkeys get you down.

  10. Bruce and Tina Thompson says:

    Peggy and family,

    So sorry to hear of Jimmy’s passing. We always looked forward to visiting Michigan and seeing you guys. Hugs and lots of love to all the family from your Tennessee cousins.

  11. Jerry and Judy Shumaker says:

    To Peg and Family. We were so surprised to hear about Jim. Please know that our thoughts and sympathy are with you all. We were so surprised and saddened to hear this sad news. What a shock. We certainly are thinking of you and hoping that your fond and special memories will help you through your grief in the coming weeks, months, and years. Hoping that knowing friends are keeping you in their thoughts will give you some comfort. Please take care now.

  12. Jerry Akers says:

    Peggy I so sorry to here of Jims passing. I remember our great times as best friends when we were living by each other. I would think of him and you often wondering how you guys were doing. He was and always will be my friend as you will be. God Bless you and your family.

  13. DIANE AND LIZ RICE says:

    Peggy and Laurie and Families…. we are so deeply sorry to hear about your husband / Father passing…i heard it from Bill Doest and Marcia Doest…. Marcia is my neighbor…. My sincere prayers are with all….

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