On Feb. 18, 2013, James Charles Schibetta, 55, ended his long battle with cancer. Jim was born Sept. 27, 1957 in Dunkirk, NY. He was a graduate of Fredonia High School, class of 1975. A veteran of the US Navy from 1978 to 1983, he served with pride and honor aboard the USS Enterprise (CVN-65) as a reactor operator/ instrument technician, with the rank of 1st class Petty Officer. He spent 10 years of his life in Shelton and Walla Walla, WA, where he served as minister of Liberty and Revival Baptist Churches, touching and changing many lives. He served the people around him as a minister of the Lord, dedicating countless hours of public service at the local prisons and outreach programs. After relocating to the Mentor, OH area, he was an active member of Country Baptist Church in Mentor where he was an associate minister. He was employed at Perry Nuclear Power Plant in Perry, OH as a systems and instrument technician.