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James "Jim" Lee Rairigh

July 15, 1967 ~ January 13, 2023 (age 55) 55 Years Old
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James "Jim" Rairigh Obituary

James “Jim” Rairigh passed away Friday, January 13, 2023.

Born July 15, 1967, Jim was the son of William and Frances (Pasquale) Rairigh, who preceded him in death.

He married Denise K. Sholty on January 3, 1987. Together they raised three children, Kayla C. (Rairigh) Lockwood (James) of Sanford, FL, Brandon J. Rairigh, who preceded him in death, and Tayler L. Rairigh of Peru, IN. He was also loved by three grandchildren.

Jim was a 1985 graduate of North Miami High School where he enjoyed choir and band. He entered the United States Air Force in 1986 and served 11 years. Jim loved spending time with his family and friends.

In addition to his wife, daughters, and 3 grandchildren, Jim is survived by one sister, Christina M. (Rairigh) Miltenberger (Rex) of South Bend, IN, and two brothers, Robert W. Rairigh (Kathy) of Milford, IN, and Timothy J. Rairigh (Debbie) of Tehachapi, CA, and several nieces and nephews.

A private burial was held at Marion National Cemetery, Marion, Indiana.  

Visitation will be held on Saturday, February 4, 2023 from 11am-2pm at Zion Chapel Church, 915 South Broadway, Peru, Indiana. A memorial service will follow at 2pm with Pastor Rod Correll officiating.

In lieu of flowers, you may make memorial donations to the family through Zion Chapel Church, 915 South Broadway, Peru, Indiana 46970.

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Memorial Service
February 4, 2023

2:00 PM
Zion Chapel Church
915 S Broadway
Peru, IN 46970


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