James C. Scanlan June 10, 1925 - June 11, 2014 SOUTH BEND - James C. Scanlan, 89, residing in South Bend, passed away at 11:30 am Wednesday, June 11, 2014, in his home the day following his 89th birthday. He was born June 10, 1925, in Chicago, IL, to the late James C. and Edith (Varoni) Scanlan. Jim lived most of his life in the South Bend area, graduating in 1949 from the University of Notre Dame. He was employed with National Bank and Trust (later becoming Wells Fargo Bank) in customer service for 34 years before retiring in 1983. Jim was a longtime member of St. Anthony de Padua Catholic Church, where he was active in the Holy Name Society. He was also a member of the Knights of Columbus Santa Maria Council #553. Jim is survived by a cousin, Bill Howard of Peoria, IL, and his wife and children, and cousins Helen Howard, Anne Howard and Kathleen Howard of Salt Lake City, UT. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 am Saturday, June 14, 2014, at St. Anthony de Padua Catholic Church, 2114 E. Jefferson Blvd in South Bend. Graveside services and burial will follow at Highland Cemetery. Friends may pay their respects from 4:00 - 7:00 pm today, June 13, 2014, in the Palmer Funeral Home - Hickey Chapel, 17131 Cleveland Road, South Bend. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be donated to United Cerebral Palsy, 1825 K Street NW, Suite 600, Washington, DC 20006. Online condolences may be left for James' relatives at www.palmerfuneralhomes.com.
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Published in South Bend Tribune on June 13, 2014