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James Albert Key
1955 2024

James Albert Key

February 22, 1955 — January 27, 2024

James Albert Key, age 68, of Dayton, passed away on January 27, 2024. He was born on February 22, 1955 to the late Johanna Key.

James graduated from Wilber Wright, class of '73. He retired from working over 25 years as a plumber and pipe fitter with the Union Local 162 of Dayton, Ohio. He loved to ride his bike and could figure out how to get just about anywhere using the bike trails. He also enjoyed riding to Sinclair and going swimming. James was very athletic and played Tennis. In his younger years he loved riding his Enduro Motorbike and studying Karate. He will be dearly missed by his family and his friends.

In addition to his mother, Johanna, he was preceded in death by his brother, Mike Key.

James' memory will be cherished by his son, Jared (Rachel) Key; grandchildren: Zoe, Ella and Joy; his sister, Jody (Dave); nieces and nephews: Chris and Jenny (Steve); his lifelong friend, Steve Hayworth; and many family and friends.

A visitation will be held from 3:00pm to 4:00pm on Thursday February 8, 2024 at Newcomer North Chapel, 4104 Needmore Road, Dayton, where the funeral service will begin at 4:00pm.

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Visitation

Thursday, February 8, 2024

3:00 - 4:00 pm (Eastern time)

Newcomer - North Dayton Chapel

4104 Needmore Road, Dayton, OH 45424

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Service

Thursday, February 8, 2024

Starts at 4:00 pm (Eastern time)

Newcomer - North Dayton Chapel

4104 Needmore Road, Dayton, OH 45424

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