Born: August 08, 1937
Died: July 12, 2014
James Peseller, 76, a longtime resident of West Milford, passed away on July 12, 2014.
Raised in Paterson, James was the son of Elizabeth and Anthony Peseller. After graduating high school, James proudly served in the US Army during the Korean Conflict. James married the love of his life, Patricia Clegg, on April 18, 1964 and together they raised one son. James worked for many years as a charter bus driver in New York City and upon his retirement enjoyed driving school buses for West Milford Twp. Schools. James will be deeply missed by all who knew him.
He is survived by his son, James and his wife, Adrienne; his brother, Angelo “Sonny”; and his cherished granddaughter, Sophia; many nieces, nephews and other loving family members. He was predeceased by his wife, Patricia and his sister, Rachel.
Visiting hours will be held from 4-8 pm on Tuesday, July 15th at the M. John Scanlan Funeral Home, Pompton Plains. A funeral Mass will be celebrated 10 am on Wednesday at Our Lady of Good Counsel RC Church, Pompton Plains. Entombment will follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Totowa.
In lieu of flowers, donations in James’s memory can be made to the American Heart Association or the Wounded Warrior Project.