James Wexler, 74, of Skippack, passed away Friday, May 31, 2019, at Einstein Medical Center Montgomery. He was the beloved husband of Eleanor (O’Brien) Wexler to whom he was married for 54 years.
Born June 3, 1944, in Philadelphia he was a son of the late Harry and Laura (McNichols), Wexler. He was a graduate of The Edward W. Bok Technical High School in Philadelphia.
Mr. Wexler was a member of Corpus Christi Catholic Church. He served our country as a member of the United States Marine Corp. He was a volunteer firefighter for his community and was an avid fisherman. Mr. Wexler will be fondly remembered by his family and friends as a loving husband, father, grandfather, and brother.
In addition to his wife he is survived by his children, James Wexler, Jr. and his wife, Maria, of Collegeville, Janet Brendlinger and her husband, Jarrod, of Collegeville, Brian Wexler of Skippack; his siblings, Helen Harris, Joan Varallo, Jean Grandrino, Frank Wexler, Wayne Wexler, Florence Battaglini, Lawrence Wexler, Shirley Ellis; and two grandchildren.
He was predeceased by his siblings Jack Wexler, Eugene Wexler, Esther Brennan, Sonia Lee, Robert Wexler, Albert Wexler, and Carol Bear.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend his funeral Mass at 11 AM on Thursday, June 6, 2019, at Corpus Christi Catholic Church, 900 Sumneytown Pike, Lansdale, Pa 19446, where friends may greet the family for the viewing from 9:30-10:45 AM. Burial will take place at Washington Crossing National Cemetery. In Lieu of flowers contribution, s may be made in his memory to the Salvation Army at www.salvationarmyusa.org or the American Cancer Society at www.Cancer.org. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.RLWilliamsFuneralHome.com.