Kise, James A. beloved husband of the late Etsuko "Lee" Kise and Thelma "Pam" Cowan. Loving father of Debbie (Pete) Minges and David (Barb) Kise. Cherished grandfather of Christine (Alex) Brookbank, Elyse Minges, Annie Minges, Michele (fiance' Nick Schneider) Kise, Tony Kise and Michelle (Chris) Carr. Great-grandfather of Lucy and Jaxon. Dear brother of Pauline Williams, preceded in death by 7 brothers and 2 sisters and his parents Ulysses and Edna (nee Moore) Kise. Dear friend of Rolfe "Andy" Anderson, Jack and Betty Roach and the late Shirley (Terrace) Anderson. Passed away March 9th at the age of 87. Jim was a proud 1954 graduate of The Ohio State University, "Go Bucks". He loved the Cincinnati Reds and Bengals, golf and dogs, especially Garson and Gunther. The family wishes to thank all the caring staff at Hospice of Cincinnati for their compassionate care during Jim's final days. Visitation Sunday from 5pm until time of funeral services at 7pm at the Neidhard-Minges Funeral Home, 3155 Harrison Ave. Cincinnati, Ohio 45211. Burial services will be held on Monday, 12 Noon at Royal Oak Cemetery in Brookville, Ohio. Memorials may be made to Hospice of Cincinnati.