James O’Vary, 72, of Zieglerville, passed away Saturday, December 8, 2018, at Phoenixville Hospital. He was the husband of Margarette (Gruzinsky) O’Vary to whom he was married for over 46 years.
Born March 12, 1946, in Philadelphia he was a son of the late Joseph and Catherine (Timlin) O’Vary.
Mr. O’Vary served his country in the United States Air Force during Vietnam, while serving in Vietnam he served as a C-130 Crew Chief. Jim was also an avid Golfer and belonged to the American Dream Corvette Club of Pottstown Pa.
In addition to his wife he is survived by his children Jacqueline Wakefield-Jones and her husband, Bo, of Boyertown, Christine Tournier and her husband, Mark, of Oreland; four grandchildren, and one great-grandchild.
He was predeceased by his son James J. O’Vary and his siblings, Joseph A. O’Vary and Catherine Krame.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend his funeral service at 12 NOON on Thursday, December 13, 2018, at the R. L. Williams, Jr. Funeral Home, Inc. 3440 Skippack Pike at Cedars Rd. Cedars, PA 19423, where friends may call for the viewing from 10-11:45 AM. Interment will be at a later date at Washington Crossing National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in his memory to Gift of Life at www.giftoflife.org. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.RLWilliamsFuneralHome.com