James G. Hartke, age 60, of Celina was found deceased on died Tuesday, September 14, 2021 at his home in Celina. He was born October 3, 1960 in Coldwater to the late Richard Hartke and Velma (Meier) Hartke who survives in Coldwater. He is also survived by siblings and in-laws, Ken (Mary) Hartke of Versailles, Dave (Diane) Hartke of Coldwater, Ann (Don) Pottkotter of Celina, Ron (Susan) Hartke of Xenia, Kathy (Gene) Grieshop of Versailles, Cyndi (Gary) Carr of Coldwater, MI, Sam (Sandy) Hartke of Maria Stein, Mary Jane (Kevin) Koesters of St. Henry and Kathy Hartke of St. Henry. He is also preceded in death by a brothers Herbert and Bill. James worked as a registered Nurse and was an excellent seamstress.

A celebration of life will be held at a later date. Memorials may be made to the Briarwood Activity Fund. The Hogenkamp Funeral Home, St. Henry is handling the arrangements. Condolences may be left at

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