H. James “Jim” Brubach

November 24, 1944 - July 28, 2022

11/24/1944 - 07/28/2022

H. James “Jim” Brubach died on Thursday, July 28 at St. Mary’s Alzheimer’s Center in Columbiana, OH. He was 77 years old. 

He was born November 24, 1944 in Bridgeport OH, a son of the late Albert and Beulah (Ankrom) Brubach.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his sister Rose Brubach and brothers Albert “Tony” Brubach and John William “Bill” Brubach. 

Surviving are his three daughters, Kim (Denny) Ohler of Follansbee WV, Lorrie Brubach of Lansing OH, Lisa Skruck of Oceanside NY; three grandsons, Michael (Justin Leanhart) Bogers of Louisville KY, Jason Bogers of Wheeling WV, John Skruck of Oceanside NY; and his siblings Clara Rollhoff of Boca Raton FL, Peggy (Jack) Keringer of Wolfhurst OH, and Linda Perry of NC.
A private Mass and burial will take place at the convenience of the family.

Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 441 37th Street Bellaire, OH 43906 is assisting the family. 

Share your thoughts and memories of Jim at www.bauknechtaltmeyer.com.
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Sharon Bilott
6 months ago

Uncle Jim was like a second father to me. He was always trying to make us laugh and made sure that 4th of July was never boring. He was sure to let everyone know at Thanksgiving, Christmas and all other family dinners, that he had spent the whole day in the kitchen preparing the meal, which always got a chuckle. I have so many wonderful memories from my childhood that included Uncle Jim and so sorry for his family’s loss. Right now I can imagine a tear running down Buck’s cheek!

Debbie Spragg Brisentine
7 months ago

Mr. Brubach was one of my favorite teachers at Mt. Pleasant HS. Our class is celebrating our 50th reunion this weekend. Shocked to learn he was gone. Rest In Heaven, Mr. Brubach

Linda Carpenter Smith
7 months ago

So sorry for your loss! Sending loving thoughts and prayers to all. Mr. Brubach was my favorite teacher! Sour high and RIP! You will be greatly missed.

Larry Levi
7 months ago

My sympathy goes out to Jim and his family. I was fortunate to know Jim as a friend and colleague at Buckeye West High School. A great teacher and all-around guy. He will
be missed. May he Rest In Peace. God Bless!

Shelley Shank Williams
7 months ago

My sympathy goes out to his children and grandchildren and siblings and family. Mr. Brubach was my World History teacher in Mt. Pleasant, Ohio. He was a very tough teacher, but, you learned your history with him. I liked him alot. Later, I got to wait on him at the bank in Bridgeport. I shared how much I appreciated him as my teacher.

Nancy Napolitano
7 months ago

Keeping you all in thoughts and prayers. We still miss Mr. Jim at the Walton Home, especially his dancing and his twinkling eyes. Rest in peace, Mr. Jim.

Ed Shank
7 months ago

So sorry to hear of the passing Mr. Brubach. He was my world history teacher in Mt. Pleasant, Ohio. Always liked him.
Rest In Peace Jim. My deepest condolences to the family . 🙏

Rebecca Ullah
7 months ago

Kim, Lorrie and Lisa, so sorry to hear of the loss of Uncle Jim. He always made me laugh growing up. Keeping you and your families in my thoughts.

7 months ago

Kim, Lorrie and Lisa, so sorry to hear about your Dad’s passing away. I remember Uncle Jim fondly. He always had a smile and was fun to be in his company. Thoughts and prayers to you and your family.

Mary Wallace
7 months ago

So sorry to hear about Jimmy’s passing. Many fond memories over the years and he was always helping someone. So good to Bob and I. My prayers are with all the family. God bless each of you.