James H. Dart

James H. Dart Myrtle Beach, SCJames H. Dart, born May 5, 1924 in Schenectady, NY, died November 9 in Myrtle Beach, SC, after a short illness. He was predeceased by his father, Richard W. Dart; his mother, Louise Dart; his brother, Richard W. Dart II; his sister, Helen Dart Wirenski. Jim was a decorated World War II veteran, where he flew over 50 missions in the Army Air Corps as a B24 turret gunner. He is survived by his wife, Irene DiCocco Dart of Myrtle Beach; children, Susan Dart Lyall (William) of Myrtle Beach, Deborah Dart Rauch (Gary) of Myrtle Beach, Michael James Dart of Massapequa, NY, Laurie Dart Finkle (Joe) of Magnolia, Texas, Mark DiCocco (Carol) of Reading, PA, and Lisa DiCocco Heath (Greg) of Racine, WI; eight grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; as well as several nieces and nephews and many dear friends. Jim was a member of St. Michael Catholic Church where services will be held at 9:30 a.m. November 14. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to St. Michael Catholic Church, 542 Cypress Ave., Garden City 29576, or Mercy Care Hospice, 8216 Devon Court, Myrtle Beach 29572. You may sign a guest book at www.myrtlebeachfuneral home.com

Published in The Daily Gazette Co. on Nov. 13, 2012