DEATH: James J. Spexarth, 88

James J. Spexarth, 88, a retired Catholic priest, who served in Florence and Burns, died Jan. 8 at Mid­land Hospice in Topeka.

No services are planned.

He was born Feb. 17, 1929, to Ben J. and Katie (Doffing) Spexarth at Colwich.

Zeiner Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.