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James V. "Jim" Petrovic, 67 of Willoughby, formerly of Euclid, passed away Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at University Hospital, Cleveland. He was born May 10, 1949 in East Cleveland.

Jim worked as a machinist in North East Ohio for 42 years, was a Euclid High School graduate, class of '68 and a Veteran of the United States Air Force. He also was an usher at Jacobs/Progressive Field and the former Cleveland Municipal Stadium.

"O God the LORD, the strength of my salvation, You have covered my head in the day of battle" - Psalm 140:7.

Survivors include his wife of 46 years, Lesley (Campbell) Petrovic; son, Adam (Jennifer) Petrovic; daughters, Jacqueline (Kenneth) Smith and Amy (Phil Johnson) Petrovic; grandchildren, Alexandria Tarasovich, Jenna Petrovic, Nicole Petrovic, Thomas Siko and Michael Petrovic and sister, Valerie (David) Granchi, nephew: Dave (Erika) Granchi, nieces: Rachel Granchi & Amber (Phil) Faia and multiple sister in laws, brother in laws, nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Valentine "Tini" and Elizabeth "Betty" Petrovic.

A funeral mass will be held at 10 a.m., Monday, April 17, 2017 at St. John Vianney Catholic Church, 7575 Bellflower Rd., Mentor, Ohio 44060. Please meet at the church.

The family will receive friends from 12-4 p.m., Saturday, April 15, 2017 at the Brunner Sanden Deitrick Funeral Home & Cremation Center 8466 Mentor Ave., Mentor, Ohio 44060.

Interment will be 2 p.m., Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery, 10175 Rawiga Rd, Seville, OH 44273. Please meet at the cemetery.

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