March 27, 1942 - June 29, 2018

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Jack North, 76, of Urbana, passed away Friday, June 29, 2018 in Springfield Regional Medical Center.

He was born March 27, 1942 in Champaign County, Ohio, the son of Claude L. and Mary Jane (Neer) North. Jack was a graduate of Graham High School and retired from Honeywell-Grimes. He was a member of the Champaign County Sheepmans Association and served for many years as a 4-H Advisor in Champaign County. Most of all, Jack enjoyed spending time with his family.

Jack is survived by his wife of 55 years, S. Kay (Clark) North; his daughters, Tammy (Eric) Shore, Tonda North and Tiffany (Greg) Arnett; his grandchildren, Nathan (Debbie) Honaker, Nachelle (Brian) Schimmoller, Ashton Arnett and Gannon Arnett; his great granddaughter, Harper Schimmoller; his sister, Nancy (Larry) Zerkle; and his brother-in-laws, Ron (Debbie) Clark and Robert Notestine; numerous nieces and nephews; and his favorite dog Mo.

He is preceded in death by his parents and his sister, Melissa Notestine.

Graveside services will be held at 10:30 AM on Tuesday, July 10, 2018 in Nettlecreek Cemetery, Urbana with Nathan Honaker officiating.

Services are entrusted to VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Graham Athletic Boosters, First Central National Bank, PO Box 730, St. Paris, OH 43072.

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Paul and Linda Lensman - Jul 13, 2018
Kay, Tiffany, and family, We wish to express our deepest sympathies to all of you. Jack was a good man and one I always enjoyed seeing at the fair each year. He will be truly missed by the community and especially by all of those who were lucky enough to have been part of his 4-H clubs.
Culley Gilbert - Jul 10, 2018
We are so sorry for your loss. Jack was a great man and will be missed by many.
Sara (Roseberry) Alvey - Jul 10, 2018
Such a kind man who will be so missed. Thinking of all those who loved him during this time, and sending love and thoughts your way.
Rebecca Swartz - Jul 9, 2018
I am so sorry for your loss Tammy. We are all thinking of you and sending our thoughts and prayers to you and your family.
Jody Gentis - Jul 8, 2018
Deepest Sympathies from everyone at The Gentis Family Farm
Jim & Cathy Ross - Jul 6, 2018
We are so sorry, Kay, for your loss. Jack was such a great person. We remember how much fun we all had at our last class reunion. Know that our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. God bless all of you. 🙏🏼
Karen & Eric Price - Jul 5, 2018
We are so sorry to hear the news of Jack's passing, our thoughts and prayers go out to you Kay and all of your family.
Maureen Tehan King - Jul 4, 2018
Truly appreciated Jack’s friendship. Always enjoyed his visits at the dealership. He’ll be greatly missed!
Beth (Nilles) & Ron Watkins - Jul 4, 2018
Thinking of you and family🌷🙏🏻
Carol (Hagans) DaultonPlease know you have my sinere - Jul 4, 2018
Please know you have my sincere sympathy with your loss. Sincerely Carol Hagans Daulton
Sheryl Ropp - Jul 3, 2018
So sorry to hear of Jacks passing. He was such a good guy, enjoyed working with him for years. He always talked so highly of his family. I know he will be missed greatly. Prayers for the whole family.
Lynda and Bub Jackson - Jul 3, 2018
We are so sorry to hear of Jack's passing. Our prayer are with you Kay and the family.
Roger Deere Family - Jul 3, 2018
To the North Family Jack was a special person in so many ways He so proud of his family and love each one of you He was a true friend that we will miss dearly God bless to each of you Roger,Debbie,Jessica,Justin and Abby Deere
Sarah Gilliam - Jul 3, 2018
Tammy, I am so sorry for your loss. Praying for you and your family during this time of sorrow.
Judith Hilinski - Jul 3, 2018
Tammy, Sending my condolences to you and your family on the loss of your father. I hope you will find comfort in the things your father left behind in your heart. Peace be with you.
Carrie Salyers - Jul 3, 2018
Tammy, You and your family is in our prayers. We are so sorry. I hope you feel all our love, hugs and prayers during this time and beyond.
Peggy Loomis - Jul 3, 2018
Sending my heartfelt sympathy and prayers to you, Tammy, and your family. May God comfort you during this time of sadness and sorrow.
Gregg & Cyn Tehan Marsh - Jul 3, 2018
Such a great loss. A true, caring friend who will be greatly missed. ~Gregg & Cyn
Tehan Family - Jul 2, 2018
We send love and prayers to your family. The North family has always had a very special place in our hearts. Jack was such a generous and giving man, you were blessed. Always, Roger, Susan, Zach, Megan, Taya, Ryan, Amanada, & Gavin

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