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James R. Hoke, Jr.

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“Very sorry, Jim was one of kind very respected man and a true friend. Prayers for family. Love you guys! ”
1 of 71 | Posted by: Stanley Washington - Rose, OK

“Your family will be in my prayers. You were a friend and blessing to so many. ”
2 of 71 | Posted by: Brianna Seliga - Smock, PA

“May the love of your family and friends comfort you during this difficult time. We are truly sorry to hear of the loss of Jimmy. Prayers are...Read More »
3 of 71 | Posted by: Nancy Connors - Mount Pleasant, PA

“Our deepest sympathy to the Hoke family. You are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
4 of 71 | Posted by: Paula Caletri & Neil Brown - PA

“Dear Hoke Family, Jimmy was such a ray of sunshine and will be missed dearly. May all the great memories carry you now and all the days ahead. With...Read More »
5 of 71 | Posted by: Elizabeth Hixson - Mt. Pleasant, PA

“Many prayers and love for the Hoke family in this time. Rest In Peace Jimmy, you'll be missed. ”
6 of 71 | Posted by: Zane & Sara Keefer - PA - Friend

“Our sympathies to the family for their loss. ”
7 of 71 | Posted by: Duane and Maureen Hutter - PA

“Prayers for the Hoke & Shields families at this unfortunate time. I'm so sorry for your loss ”
8 of 71 | Posted by: Jade Clark - Friend

“Praying for you all. Jimmy was a great young man. We are honored to have known him. Love the Hilty Family ”
9 of 71 | Posted by: Calissa and William Hilty

“Hoke Family, You have our deepest sympathy and prayers during this time. We thoroughly enjoyed our friendship with Jimmy and mourn with you. ”
10 of 71 | Posted by: Dustin and Kiersten Hooks

“Jim ,Crystal and family,We were so saddened to hear about Jimmy. We can not begin to know the pain you are feeling or know what to say. Our prayers...Read More »
11 of 71 | Posted by: Joe and Glenda Miller - PA

“Our deepest sympathy is extended to all of you at this time. We were shocked and saddened at the news of the accident and passing of Jimmy. Our...Read More »
12 of 71 | Posted by: Randy and Janice Zelmore family - PA

“We are so extremely sorry for your loss! Your son has made such an impact on so many ppl! Please know that you are all in our thoughts and prayers! ”
13 of 71 | Posted by: Jennifer Skala - McClellandtown, PA

“Prayers for peace at this time of sadness with Jimmy's passing. Once again God broke our hearts to prove to us, he only takes the best. Love to Jimmy...Read More »
14 of 71 | Posted by: Kitty Anderson - Jeannette, PA

“I was so sorry to hear of the loss of your loved one. I'm sending you a hug from afar. ”
15 of 71 | Posted by: A friend

“Your family will be in my prayers. ”
16 of 71 | Posted by: Dana Lint - MT pleasant, PA

“Roger and I are so very sorry for your loss. There are no words to express the deep heartache we have. God bless, many prayers for peace and healing. ”
17 of 71 | Posted by: Roger and Kim Hoke - Mt. Pleasant, PA

“Our deepest sympathy to your family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this heart breaking time. ”
18 of 71 | Posted by: Mike and Linda Gerhart

“Jim and Crystal: My heart aches for you. Words are hard to come by. I and Larry would like to send our condolences. The memories that Jimmy (acquired...Read More »
19 of 71 | Posted by: A friend

“To Thelma, My most heartfelt and sincere condolences to you, your family and everyone who knew and loved James. May his reward in Heaven be great,...Read More »
20 of 71 | Posted by: Cathi Rhodes - Greensburg, PA

“Thoughts and prayers with you guys! Love Deb! ”
21 of 71 | Posted by: Debbie Emert - Stahlstown, PA

“Prayers for you and your family at this time.Ed and Joyce Jones ”
22 of 71 | Posted by: A friend

“Prayers to Jim's family ”
23 of 71 | Posted by: Trever Meek - Friend

24 of 71 | Posted by: WILLIAM & LOIS RODGERS - PA

“With deepest sympathy. ”
25 of 71 | Posted by: Eugene and Linda Gontis - PA

“Jim and Crystal, I'm so sorry for your loss, my thoughts and prayers are with you for peace and comfort. ”
26 of 71 | Posted by: Debbie Shaw, ( Rodgers ) - PA

“To the family of Jimmy,We are so very sorry about your son Jimmy. I hope you know that wherever you may go, no matter where you are, Jimmy will...Read More »
27 of 71 | Posted by: A friend

“We are so very sorry to hear of Jimmy's passing.Your family is in our thoughts and prayers.Donny & Beth ”
28 of 71 | Posted by: Donny Stahl - Smithton, PA

“Dear Jim, Crystal, and all your family,My brother Dirk and I send our deepest condolences to you all. We were so shocked to read of Jimmy's passing....Read More »
29 of 71 | Posted by: Donnie Kalp - Mount Pleasant, PA

“My son, Wyatt Frick, and Jimmy were friends. I've heard nothing but wonderful things about Jimmy. I'm sure he will be deeply missed. My heartfelt...Read More »
30 of 71 | Posted by: Rachelle Lowry-Frick - Dunbar, PA

“I can't express the utter heartbreak I am feeling for the parents and family of Jimmy. God Bless you all and you are in my thoughts and prayers. I...Read More »
31 of 71 | Posted by: Bonnie Richards - Acme, PA

“May God's love surround your family during this sad time. Our prayers and thoughts are with you. With deepest sympathies, Andy & Brenda Ansell family...Read More »
32 of 71 | Posted by: Brenda Ansell - Acme, PA

“Just a dam good kid ”
33 of 71 | Posted by: John Domurot - Stahlstown, PA

“May your family have my deepest sympathy. He is now in that big rodeo in the sky. God must of need another angel around his throne. ”
34 of 71 | Posted by: Roberta Ardisson - Greensburg, PA

“Jim and Crystal. Myself, Sue, Tyler and Allison were devastated to hear the news. We are so sorry for your loss. There are no words I can say to ease...Read More »
35 of 71 | Posted by: David Domer - MT PLEASANT, PA

“Love and prayers Jim, crystal and Callie during this difficult time. We are deeply saddened for you all.please let us know if we can help in anyway....Read More »
36 of 71 | Posted by: A friend

“I am really at a loss for words an I am terribly sorry for your loss. Jimmy was a good man. If you guys need anything let me know ”
37 of 71 | Posted by: Matthew Shrader - Washington, PA

“So sorry for your loss, deepest sympathy to you and your family, ”
38 of 71 | Posted by: Nathan, Karen & Kayla Graham

“My prayers and deepest sympathy are with the Hoke family in the passing of Jimmy. Great neighbors. ”
39 of 71 | Posted by: Eleanor Poorbaugh - Mt. Pleasant, PA

“May God grant you peace in this very sad time. I am so sorry for your loss. ”
40 of 71 | Posted by: Patti Timko - Perryopolis, PA

“Jim, Crystal and family my thought and prayers are with you during these times. May god support you forever and always. ”
41 of 71 | Posted by: Mark Tringhese - Dunbar, PA

“So sorry to hear this our prayers are with you ”
42 of 71 | Posted by: Rick & Bren Quinn - Connellsville, PA

“So sorry for your you have my sympathy and you are in my thoughts and my prayers was a great guy and will be missed may God be with you in your time...Read More »
43 of 71 | Posted by: Joey Mitchell - Mt pleasant, PA

“I played soccer with Jimmy in high school. I'm extremely sorry to hear the news of his passing. My deepest sympathy ”
44 of 71 | Posted by: Travis Rhodes - Pittsburgh, PA

“So sorry for your loss ”
45 of 71 | Posted by: Jacob Bish - Elderton, PA

“So very sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers for the Hoke family. ”
46 of 71 | Posted by: Mark and Jennifer Franks - PA

“"To live in the hearts of those we leave behind is not to die." Jimmy will always live in my heart as he was always near and dear to my heart. With...Read More »
47 of 71 | Posted by: hollie rolla - PA - Family

“I am so sorry for your loss. I will always remember the time we spent as teammates on the various soccer teams. On behalf of myself and my family, I...Read More »
48 of 71 | Posted by: Matthew Richey - Connellsville, PA

“Deepest Sympathy & prayers to all. So sorry for your loss. ”
49 of 71 | Posted by: Suzanne Caletri - Mt Pleasant, PA

“I remember Jimmy as a very little boy. I can't imagine what you all are going through. Thinking of you during this time. ”
50 of 71 | Posted by: Missy Bell (Evans) - Asheville, NC

“Our condolences. We are thinking about your family at this time. We are praying for your family. ”
51 of 71 | Posted by: Ray and Valerie Fencil families

“Our deepest sympathy to your family ”
52 of 71 | Posted by: Darryl & Jennifer Poorbaugh - PA

“Jim, Crystal, Callie and Luke. What do you say at a time like this...... I say Jim was a very decent young man. Honest ,...Read More »
53 of 71 | Posted by: Craig Zafaras - Yukon, PA

“So sorry to hear this. ”
54 of 71 | Posted by: Dwayne sheets - Mt Pleasant, PA

“Jimmy in Heaven watching over everyone Rest In Peace n prayers for his family ”
55 of 71 | Posted by: Matt Lane - Acme, PA - Friend

“Jim, Crystal, Callie , his fiancé and family ,We are so sorry to hear this. Much love and prayers. to you all. Love the Shrefflers ”
56 of 71 | Posted by: Greg & Roberta Shreffler

“No words can take away the pain! Just know you r in my thoughts and prayers! Extra hugs too! Lean on God!! Love peanuts ”
57 of 71 | Posted by: Peanuts Felton (Halfhill - PA

“I am so incredibly sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers for you to find peace. ”
58 of 71 | Posted by: Tanya Blair - Irwin, PA

“farewell Jimmy rod hard at the bulls buckhard and you stay on see you soon I pray for your family and your friends from our family to yours rest easy ”
59 of 71 | Posted by: the stillwagon the stillwagon - PA

“We are overwhelmed with compassion for the loss you have suffered. Please know that we are thinking of you and praying for you and your family during...Read More »
60 of 71 | Posted by: Merle and Sandy Stutzman - Acme, PA

“I can not say I know how you feel.... but I know how I feel everyday after the loss of my child.... I pray you learn to deal with this as best you...Read More »
61 of 71 | Posted by: Amber Porterfield - Normalville, PA

“You have our deepest sympathyWith love, Megan Bellush and Eric Holzer ”
62 of 71 | Posted by: Megan Bellush - Mount pleasant, PA

“So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you guys at this time. ”
63 of 71 | Posted by: Courtney Detone - Vanderbilt, PA

“I am so so sorry for your loss Jim and Crystal ... just have no words to say he was a very nice young man you can be so proud .... ”
64 of 71 | Posted by: Sharon Dhanenes - Linesville, PA

“Prayers and hugs to all family and friends. Gone too soon. Love kim and Ashley ivan ”
65 of 71 | Posted by: Kim Stuffer-ivan - Connellsville, PA

“Those we love don't go away... they walk beside us everyday ”
66 of 71 | Posted by: Kristy Syrek - Carmichael's, PA

“So sorry he was a good man ”
67 of 71 | Posted by: Jeremy Savage - Mt pleasent, PA

“Prays and love to the hoke family ”
68 of 71 | Posted by: Cindy Burns - Vandergrift, PA

“Our deepest sympathies , love & prayers to the Hoke family . What a legacy Jimmy made for himself in the short time he was here . Prayers for God's...Read More »
69 of 71 | Posted by: Bill & Cindy Martin - Harrisville, PA

“Praying for you at this time. So very sorry for your loss ”
70 of 71 | Posted by: Shannon Thomas - Stillwater, PA

“Jim, Crystal, Callie, Luke and Jaxson,Words can not express how we feel, We are so sorry , We love you. Guys!Love ya,Dave & Wendy ”
71 of 71 | Posted by: Wendy Hazlet - West Sunbury, PA

James Robert Hoke, Jr.(Jimmy), 28 of Mt. Pleasant (Bullskin Twp.), passed away, Saturday April 25, 2020 from injuries sustained from a vehicle accident. Jimmy was born May 24, 1991 in Latrobe the son of James R. Hoke, Sr. and Crystal Todd Hoke of Bullskin Twp. Jimmy was a 2009 graduate of Connellsville High School and a graduate of Northeastern Oklahoma State and Northwestern Oklahoma State University, where he was a member of the college rodeo teams as a steer wrestler and bull rider. He was a member of the Paradise United Methodist Church. Jimmy was self employed as a farmer, rodeo stock contractor and bullfighter. He was an alumni of the Pennsylvania High School Rodeo Association (PHSRA) and the Western Pennsylvania Youth Rodeo Association (WPYRA), where he was currently on the board of Directors, and a member of the Southern Extreme Bull Riders Association (SEBRA), where he was a bull rider and bullfighter. Jimmy was also a member of the Bullskin Twp. Fair Board. He was the stock contractor for the Western Pennsylvania Youth Rodeo Association and a mentor to the children, loved by all and friend to many. In addition to his parents, Jimmy is survived by his sister, Callie R. Neiderhiser and husband Luke of Bullskin Twp.; nephew, Jaxson James Neiderhiser, who he adored; his fiance', Morgan Shields, a special cousin/sister Colleen McBride and husband Jason and their children, Jason, Jayden and Vonny; maternal grandmother, Iris Bert and paternal grandmother, Thelma Hoke; aunts and uncles, Mary and Roy Olinger, Roberta and Jeff Storey, Melanie and Eric Cooper, Allen and Michelle Hoke, special great aunts and uncle, Hollie Rolla, Dale Rolla and Amy Rolla; cousins, Kyle, Kurt, Priscilla, Tabitha, Michael, Andrew and Kane; also his dogs, Riley Mae and Peanut and horses, Superman and Bearcat. Jimmy was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Eugene Bert and paternal grandfather, Robert Hoke. Due to the COVID pandemic, services and interment will be private. The family will have a celebration of Jimmy's life at a future date. Arrangements are under direction of SALOOM-REGA FUNERAL SERVICE 370 W. Main Street, Mt. Pleasant. Please visit Jimmy's online memorial at to sign the condolence guestbook. Richard Rega, funeral director.

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