James F. McColligan passed away on April 9, 1998, in
Hahneman Hospital, Philadelphia, PA. He was 52 years of age. He was born in
Scranton, PA, grew up in Bellmawr, NJ, and had been a resident of Country Lakes,
Browns Mills, NJ, for 23 years before his death.
Jim is survived by his wife, Sara L. (nee LeComte); three (3)
sons, James F., III, and Stephen P., both at home, and Robert J., in the U.S. Air
Force, Norfolk, VA; one grandson, Stephen J., at home; his mother, June Dennison,
and one brother, Stephen E., of Bellmawr, NJ, and one sister, Jane Hatton, of
Jim was a U.S. Army
veteran and worked as a dispatcher for SEPTA, in Philadelphia. He was a Life Member of
the Country Lakes Fire Co., where he served as a Fire Chief for 11 years. He had also served as a Special Officer for the Pemberton Township Police
Viewings were held on Monday evening, April 13, 1998, from
7:00-9:00 pm and on Tuesday morning, April 14, from 9:00-10:00 am at the Lankenau Funeral Home. A funeral service followed the
Tuesday morning viewing. Burial was at
Woodbury Memorial Park, Thorofare, NJ.