James Edward Nelis, age 87, born Feb. 13, 1934, passed away June 2, 2021. Beloved husband of Anna. Devoted father of Janet, Kathleen (Perry), David (Tracey). Cherished grandfather of Marissa (Jeremy), Perry, Jacob (Kenzie), Jordan and Conor. Loving brother of Michael (deceased), Mary Jean (Clarence) (both deceased), Ruthann (Jack) (deceased), Dolores (Warne). Survived also by many nephews, nieces and dear friends. Funeral Mass, Thursday, June 10, 2021, Church of the Resurrection, 32001 Cannon Road, Solon at 11 a.m. (masks required).