Jim Deich

November 10, 1949 ~ November 23, 2023 (age 74) 74 Years Old

Jim Deich Obituary

James L. Deich, age 74 of Salem, passed away Thursday, November 23, 2023, in his residence.

Born November 10, 1949 in New, Albany, he was the son of the late Desco and Opal Christine (Breeden) Deich.

He retired in 2015 from the Salem Animal Shelter and was a Professional Dog Trainer from the age of 15 years old.

He was a member of New Hope United Methodist Church and had been a life resident of Floyd and Washington Counties.

On June 8, 1968 he married Janet  (Brown) Deich, who survives.

Also Surviving are: Son: Eric (Pam) Deich of Salem;  Daughter: Dana (Brad) Carey of Salem;  Brother: Mark (Carla) Deich of Borden;  4 Granddaughters: Tiffany (Steven) Scheckles, Allie (Noah) Hamilton, Madi (Cole) Deich and Coleen Carey and 2 Great Grandsons: Paul and Milo Scheckles.


Cremation was chosen and there will be no visitation or service.

Arrangements by Dawalt Funeral Home


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