James H. Weiss, 42, of Kittanning, PA., passed away the afternoon of March 7, 2017 at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh. Born October 28, 1974 in Kalamazoo, Michigan, he was the son of Kenneth and Ramona Lampert Weiss. James was a graduate of Portage Northern High School in Kalamazoo. He loved his job and his work family at Hotline Glass USA in Butler, PA, where he was operations manager. Among his interests, James enjoyed golfing, hiking, fishing, and camping. He loved his family and his dog, Annabel, his faithful companion. He is survived by one sister, Katherine E. (Glen) Schweikert of Louisville, KY; a sister-in-law, Heather Jonas of Michigan; two nieces, Brooklyn Schweikert of Kentucky and Ciera Weiss of Michigan; and a nephew, Tristan Weiss of Michigan. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Steven Weiss. In keeping with his wishes, there will be no calling hours or service. Arrangements have been entrusted to the R. Cunningham Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc., Wilmington Road, New Castle.