2145 Compton Road, Cincinnati, OH 45231

James “Denny” Metz March 29, 1939 - September 25, 2021

James “Denny” Metz

Mr. James Dennis Metz, age 82, passed away peacefully on September 25, 2021.

Denny was born in Cincinnati, OH to James and Lorraine Metz. Denny married Peggy Grimm of Fairfield, Ohio on January 24, 1959, and she survives.

Denny is also survived by his daughter Melissa Metz-Kordenbrock, son, James “Rich” Metz, grandchildren; Kristin (Thomas) Greer, Jessica Metz, Carly Metz and Kayla Kordenbrock, great-grandchildren; Hayden Metz, Corben Greer, Owen Greer, Esmae Greer and Jeremiah Kordenbrock, and many extended relatives and friends.

Denny worked as a Lithographer for many years. He was an accomplished magician and entertainer. Although he loved to be the center of attention, he was happiest when he was surrounded by his family. His wit and humor will be missed by many. 

He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Jerry Metz.

Visitation will be held Friday, 1st of October, 2021, from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM at The Arlington Memorial Gardens Funeral Home, 2155 Compton Road, 45231. Once on the grounds of the memorial park, follow the light blue line to the left, to the funeral home.

Services for Mr. James Metz will be held on Friday, October  1, 2021, at 12:00  PM at The Arlington Memorial Gardens Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Arlington Memorial Gardens.

Memorial donations can be directed to Disabled American Veterans at https://www.dav.org/.

Map to the Garden of Prayer

Visitation will be held Friday, 1st of October, 2021, from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM at The Arlington Memorial Gardens Funeral Home, 2155 Compton Road, 45231. Once on the grounds of the memorial park, follow the light blue line to the left, to the funeral home.

Services for Mr. James Metz will be held on Friday, October  1, 2021, at 12:00 noon at The Arlington Memorial Gardens Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Arlington Memorial Gardens.

Condolences(2)

  1. REPLY
    Jack Zinselmeier says

    Dear Peg and Family….
    I wish you my sincere condolences on the passing of my lifelong friend! Denny and I have been friends since the third grade! Every time we saw each other over the many years it was like we saw each other yesterday.
    May my great friend REST IN PEACE!!!

    Jack Zinselmeier
    Asheville, NC

  2. REPLY
    Robert E Dochterman Jr says

    Rest peacefully my friend. We will share the skies again some day.

Leave a Condolence