James Marino, 58, died Feb. 20, 2014 at his home after a long battle with cancer. He was born in Cleveland, Ohio.
He was employed by sheet metal union.
Surviving are companion Vicki Palencia, children Nicole and Nathan Marino of Phoenix, Ariz., four grandchildren, siblings Greg, George Marino of Phoenix, Ariz.., Ed Marino of California.
He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Gladys (Connor) Marino.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Norwalk Alliance Church, 2755 U.S. 250 S., with the Rev. Bruce D. Rzengota officiating.
Burial will take place in Arizona at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to Vicki Palencia at 17 Adams St., Norwalk, Ohio 44857.