obit James Horstman picJames David Horstman, 64, of New Athens, Ohio passed Thursday May 28, at Acuity Hospital, Wheeling.

He was born in Wheeling on August 14, 1950, a son of Gloria (Grimes) Horstman and the late David Horstman.

In addition to his father, he is preceded in death by brothers: Tim, Jeff and Daniel; and sister-in-law Janie Horstman.

He was a graduate of New Athens High School and a Carpenter by trade.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by sons: Tim Horstman of Cadiz, James Horstman of New Athens; daughters: Gloria Horstman of Tiltonsville, Barb (Justin) Buck of Dillonvale, Kristen (Darrell) Plotts of Mingo Junction and Melissa Horstman of New Athens;  a sister Barbara (Joe) Hartley of Pataskala; brothers: Donald  Horstman of New Athens and Jerry (Darlene) Horstman of Hopedale; his former wife Katherine Horstman, 11 grandchildren and his cherished dog Holly.

Friends will be received Monday 4-8 p.m. at Borkoski Funeral Home, 555 East Market Street, Cadiz, Ohio, where services will be held Tuesday June 2, at 11 a.m. with Rev. Drew McPeek officiating.  Interment will follow at Longview Cemetery, New Athens.  Offer online condolences at