Jerome A. Denier Jr., 76, of Clarksville, Ohio died Thursday, December 5, 2013 at his residence. His wife, Carol Davis Denier, survives. Mr. Denier was born October 11, 1937 in Cincinnati, Ohio, son of the late Jerome A. Denier Sr. and Genevieve Dugan Denier. He was a graduate of Xavier High School in Cincinnati. He received his bachelors of science and physics from Xavier University. He served in the U.S. Air Force.
Mr. Denier had owned and operated Denier Brothers Hardwood Lumber in Cincinnati, Ohio. He retired in 2013 from Consolidated Ceramics in Blanchester.
He was a member of St. Columbkille Catholic Church. He had been involved with the Lions Club, the Clinton Massie Boosters, and the I.E.E.E.
In addition to his wife, Mr. Denier is survived by two sons, Jerome A. Denier III of Waynesville, Ohio and Charles Patrick Denier of Clarksville, Ohio; a brother, John T. (Patricia) Denier of Beaufort, South Carolina; a sister, Genevieve (John) Leeseman of Morrow, Ohio; seven grandchildren, Anthony, Sam, Danny, Nick, Chase, Connor, and Caelan. In addition to his parents, a daughter, Debra Marie Denier, and a brother, Daniel Denier, are preceded in death.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 AM, Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at St. Columbkille Catholic Church, 73 N. Mulberry Street, Wilmington, Ohio with Rev. Michael J. Holloran officiating. Burial will be in Clarksville Cemetery. Friends may call from 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM, Monday, December 9, 2013 at the Reynolds-Smith Funeral Home, 327 N. South Street, Wilmington, Ohio.