James Alex Beraduce born 8/1/1928 in Youngstown, Ohio married to Jean G. Miely passed after a short illness on June 10,2013. He was the loving father of Kenneth James Beraduce (Barbara j Olson Beraduce) and Donna Jean Rooney (W. Patrick Rooney).
The light of his life were his grandchildren. Donna's children, Nichole R. Roller (Micheal Roller), Alex P. Beraduce, Kelsea A Beraduce-McGrath, Patrick K McGrath- Beraduce, Christina Rooney and Jamie Rooney. And Ken's children, Betsy J Buckley(Brian) and Janet Anne Hassay (Matt).
He celebrated with Jean on May 13,2013 63 wonderful years of marriage. Throughout his life he worked hard to provide for his family as a shop foreman at Miller-Spreader Corporation and as a special needs job counselor for the OBES. He gave generously of his personal time to the Ursuline Motherhouse of Youngstown, Ohio. He was a scout master of Pack 114 and devoted his hobby time to woodworking and music. His High school yearbook said about him " A witty one with happy feet to dance with him was quite a treat". He taught his grand daughters to dance by having them stand on the tops of his feet while they giggled their hearts out.
He was everyone's "Grandpa" and four children's "PaPa". He will be treasured in our hearts always. A visitation with calling hours will take place Thursday June 13 from 6-8 pm at Hodges Josberger Funeral Home 577 E Elkcam Cir Marco Island, FL. A Funeral Mass will take place Friday June 14 10am at San Marco Catholic Church Marco 851 San Marco Rd, Island, Fl