James W., of Maineville, passed away on Tuesday, September 26th at the age of 74. Cherished son of the late Clarence H. and Mary (nee Wilson) Kautz; dear brother of the late Jerome F. Kautz; loving uncle of James F. (Rosemary) Kautz, William F. (Patty) Kautz, and Joseph R. (Christy) Kautz; godfather and great-uncle of Courtney A. and Jack A. Kautz. He also leaves behind his extended family from Proctor and Gamble where he was a project manager and retired after 38 years of service. Visitation will be held on Monday, October 2nd from 4-8PM at Thomas-Justin Memorial, 7500 Montgomery Rd. (45236). Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Tuesday, October 3rd at 10AM at St. Vincent Ferrer Church, 7754 Montgomery Rd. (45236). Interment will follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the charity of choice.