The Obit For James Berichon

James Gordon Berichon Sr.

Published in on July 6, 2011

James Gordon Berichon Sr., 83, of Wickliffe, passed away July 1, 2011, at Hillcrest Hospital surrounded by his family.

Born March 16, 1928, in Cleveland, he had lived in Wickliffe for more than 40 years.
He was an avid golfer and was a premier pitcher in his past and was signed by the Indians. He was also a U.S. Marine Corps veteran, serving in the Korean Conflict.
Survivors are his daughter, Joyce Deger; sons, James (Donna) Berichon and Lawrence Berichon; and grandchildren, Niki, Jimmy, Amanda and Jessica.

Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Thursday, July 7, 2011, at the Monreal Funeral Home, 35400 Curtis Blvd., Eastlake. Burial will be in Western Reserve Memorial Gardens in Chester Township.

Friends may call from 3 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 6, at the funeral home.