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James L. Overberg

James L. Overberg James L. Overberg

James Linus Overberg, 61, Ramsey, died Monday, April 23, 2018.
Born Aug. 11, 1956, at Louisville, he was the son of the late Charles J. and Mary Helen Giesler Overberg Jr.
He was a self-employed plumber and chef and a member of Unity Chapel United Methodist Church near Ramsey.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by three siblings, Sue Ellen and William L. Overberg and Joan M. Hale.
Survivors include his wife, the former Kathy M. Wiseman; stepmother, Georgia J. Overberg of Louisville; eight children, James L. Overberg Jr. (Alicia) of Cleveland, Ohio, Timothy J. Overberg (Catherine) of Waco, Ky., Joseph Overberg (Christina) of Scottsburg, Joshua Overberg (Dara) and Bridgett Overberg, both of New Albany, Renee Carta (Derrick) of Sellersburg and Mary Voyles (Dustin) and Elijah Overberg, both of Jeffersonville; five siblings, Robert C. Overberg (Cathy), Anne D. Ramsey, Charles J. Overberg III, Emily Hale (Fred) and Rebecca J. Overberg, all of Louisville; a sister-in-law, Ginni Overberg of Gilbert, Ariz.; a brother-in-law, Reed Hale of Louisville; 20 grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation: Wednesday, April 25, from 9 to 2 p.m. at Swarens Funeral Home in Ramsey.
Funeral: Wednesday, April 25, at 2 p.m. at the funeral home with burial in Mount Zion Cemetery in Mauckport.
The family suggests memorial gifts to Hosparus Health, 502 Hausfeldt Lane, New Albany, IN 47150.