James Lynn Rendleman, 74 of Simpson, Illinois died at his home on Saturday, January 12, 2019. He was born in Elizabethtown, IL on March 22, 1944 to Melvin and Zelda Marie (Porter) Rendleman. James was a member of the Masonic Lodge # 672, attended Simpson Baptist Church, and a United States Navy Veteran.
James is survived by his wife, Doris Rendleman of Simpson, IL; son, James M. Rendleman of Pelican Island, New Jersey; granddaughter, Danielle Rendleman of New York; grandson, Justin Rendleman of New York; and two sisters, Jane Tosh of Tunnel Hill, IL and Joan Harms of Auburn, Nebraska.
He is preceded in death by his parents and one brother.
A Memorial Service will be held on Thursday, January 17, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at Hardin County Funeral Service in Rosiclare, IL. Service will start with Masonic rites. Service will be officiated by Rev. Clifford Rose. Following service the Paul C. Rowan American Legion Post #571 will provide military rites in the parking lot of the funeral home.