Obituary of James Earl McNaughton
James Earl McNaughton, age 75 of Painesville Twp., died on September 11, 2022 at TriPoint Hospital in Concord. He was born on May 24, 1947 in Painesville to the late William and Dolores (nee: Bell) McNaughton. James was a U. S. Navy veteran and served 2 terms in Vietnam. Although James had earned a degree in accounting, he worked as Welder for 30 years, retiring from Eltech in Chardon in 2010. He was a quiet man and enjoyed playing golf and going to the shooting range.
He is survived by his wife, Elizabeth (nee: Bliss) McNaughton; children, Michelle Lorton, Kimberly (Mark) Scheihing, and Jon McNaughton; grandchildren, Chance, Reese, Remi, Cole, Maci, Bailey, Cory, and Joshua; brothers, Jeffrey (Vickie) McNaughton, and Ralph (Stella) McNaughton.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his brother, William and sister, Joyce McNaughton.
Memorial contributions are suggested to The Wounded Warrior Project at www.woundedwarriorproject.org
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