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James Patrick McCormick

April 3, 1937 - May 28, 2021

James P. McCormick, 84, died May 28, 2021, at Lynchburg General Hospital. He was born in Shamokin, Pennsylvania, on April 3, 1937, to James and Pauline McCormick. He was predeceased by his brother, Greg, and sister, Patricia Brennan. He is survived by a sister, Maureen Bartels. He is also survived by his wife of 65 years, Leneta McCormick; their four children, James and his wife Ellen, Colleen, Jeffrey, and Casey; grandchildren Megan Miodonka (Tony), Jamie Vinikoor (Brian), Kristen, Aidan, Jackie, Riley; and great-grandson Aaron Miodonka.

James was employed for 37 years by Nationwide Insurance, retiring in 1996. He was an active volunteer for local civic organizations throughout his life. He spent much time working for Meals on Wheels, Habitat for Humanity, United Way, and Lynchburg Community College. He was an active member of Holy Cross Church. In his leisure time, he enjoyed playing golf.

His family would like to give the caregivers at Lynchburg General Hospital thanks for their compassionate care.

A private family memorial will be held at their convenience.

 

A private family memorial will be held at their convenience.

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Dear Family of Jim McCormick, I always respected and admired Mr McCormick for his humble nature, jovial personality, and his ability to lead at Nationwide. Truly a great man. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Sincerely, Rhonda Field

Posted by Rhonda Field on June 3, 2021

Jim was a real gentleman and fun to play golf with. He will be missed by the London Down seniors. Thoughts and prayers for his family.

Posted by Don Morcom on June 2, 2021

A real gentleman and a friend. He will be missed.

Posted by John Plummer on June 2, 2021

Leneta and family. So sorry to hear about Jim’s passing. He was a wonderful leader for Nationwide and a friend to the employees. I will always remember his smiling face. Prayers of comfort to each of you

Posted by Brenda Adams on June 2, 2021

Leneta and family. So sorry to hear about Jim’s passing. He was a wonderful leader for Nationwide and a friend to the employees. I will always remember his smiling face. Prayers of comfort to each of you

Posted by Brenda Adams on June 2, 2021

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