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Rose Hill Funeral Home & Rose Hill Burial Park

2565 Princeton Rd., Hamilton, OH

OBITUARY

James "Jim" Kenneth Chasteen

October 18, 1932August 10, 2019

James “Jim” Kenneth Chasteen, age 86, passed away August 10, 2019 in Hamilton, Ohio.

He was born to the late James and Lula Chasteen on October 18, 1932 in West Middletown, Ohio. Jim was raised in Oxford, Ohio and graduated from Stewart High School in 1950. He was a veteran in the United States Air Force as a radio operator, serving in the Korean War. Jim later went onto retire from Firestone as a Commercial District Manager of 11 states. He was an avid race fan and enjoyed spending time at the race track. Jim is survived by his loving wife of 55 years, Doris Jean Chasteen; nieces Sherry (Bill) Weaver and Denise (Mike) Wyckoff. He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Charles Chasteen. A visitation will be held at Rose Hill Funeral Home on Wednesday, August 14, 2019 from 1pm-2pm with a funeral service to follow at 2pm. Burial to take place at Rose Hill Burial Park.

  • FAMILY

  • Jim is survived by his loving wife of 55 years, Doris Jean Chasteen; nieces Sherry (Bill) Weaver and Denise (Mike) Wyckoff.

Services

  • Visitation Wednesday, August 14, 2019
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, August 14, 2019

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Dianna Richardson-Lunsford

August 14, 2019

Dianna Richardson-Lunsford

August 14, 2019

Dianna Richardson-Lunsford

August 14, 2019

Going to miss him so much even living in Arizona always thought of Kenny and Doris being a lover of racing every weekend.We had such great times traveling to race tracks all over the country especially Indy where Kenny was our best man at our wedding at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway .Fun weekends watching races and eating great food.Doris wonderful memories of the 3 of us packing coolers and getting ready to go racing.So many memories spending time at your house watching you fur babies and feeding the creatures of the woods and swimming.Truely made a impact on my life Love you 🥰

Rhonda Quick

August 12, 2019

So sorry to hear about my buddy. I knew he wasn't feeling good. When he would leave, I would always say Tell me you love me, and he would smile. That always made my day. God Bless you and your family.