James V. Policheri, age 91, of Leyden Township, loving husband of the late Delores; beloved father of Joyce (Raymond) Zaffino, Judy (Mark Dagostino), John (Phyllis Martiny), Sal Barrutia, Adel Gianfortune, and the late James A.; dear grandfather of 15 and great-grandfather of 12. He was a carpenter and local independent businessman in the area over 50 years. He was always active in his community, giving freely from his heart and supporting those in need. He was a member of Trinity Presbyterian Church and the Northlake Kiwanis Club for over 25 years. He and his wife opened their hearts and home to many others throughout their life together. James was a caring and compassionate man and will be missed by many.