James was preceded in death by his father, Richard A. Wehner, mother, Janet Wehner.
Survivors include two brothers, Barry Wehner of Brick, NJ, and Richard Wehner of San Tan Valley, AZ. his former companion, Rebecca Gordon, three daughters, Destiny Owen, Paige Wehner, and Taylor Amos.
He will be cremated under the care of the Rupp Funeral Home.
There will be a private service at later date.
Online condolence and obituary at www.ruppfuneral.com