Timothy James Hart
Timothy James Hart
September 07, 1945 ‐ November 09, 2021
Timothy James Hart, 76, of North Olmsted, Ohio, passed away suddenly on November 9, 2021.
On September 7, 1945, Tim was born in Cleveland, Ohio, to John Edward "Ed" and Helen Hart.
Tim was a lifelong member of Clague Road United Church of Christ and shared fond memories of participating in the church’s youth group as a young man. He was a 1963 graduate of North Olmsted High School. Tim’s first job was at Zayre, where he became head receiver and worked for over 25 years. He later worked at the Cleveland Convention Center and retired with over 30 years of service to thecity of Cleveland. He loved NASCAR and local circle track racing, traveling, and fishing, especially in the Kawartha Lakes region of Canada. He was incredibly proud of his son, Jamie, a 2006 USAFA graduate, and his continued service in the United States Air Force.Tim also loved his long line of family dogs; Bozo, Precious, Nickolas, Allie, Samson, and Paco.
He is survived by his wife of 41 years, Peggy Hart (Capell) of North Olmsted, Ohio; son, Lieutenant Colonel John “Jamie” Hart and his wife Kira; grandchildren Sofia Grace and John Maxwell “Max” Hart; sisterBarbara Sailor and her children Beth, Rick, and Marilyn; brother John Anthony “Tony”and Mary Hart and their children Tom, Traci, Jennifer, G.W., Carrie, and Heather Kate; and many other nieces, nephews, cousins, and family friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents.
On Saturday, November 20, 2021, a celebration of life will be held at Clague Road United Church of Christ at 3650 Clague Rd., North Olmsted, OH, 44070. Service to be held at 3:00 PM, reception to follow. Virtual attendance via Facebook Live (Clague Road United Church of Christ) and YouTube available. Interment to be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Timothy Hart can be made to the United States Air Force Academy Endowment, 3116 Academy Dr., Suite 200, USAF Academy, CO 80840. Checks should be payable to The Air Force Academy Fund, or donations can be made via the internet at https://www.usafa.org/Give. Please place Timothy Hart’s name in the check subject line or the “In Honor/Memory Of Someone Special” dropdown menu.