James J. Carroll
AGE: 82 • Parsippany
James J. Carroll passed away on Friday, September 27th 2013 at his home. He was 82. James was born and raised in Waterbury, Connecticut. He lived in Wethersfield, Connecticut for 7 years, Natick, Massachusetts for 3 years and Stamford, Connecticut for 12 years before moving to Parsippany in 1984.
He served in the United States Air Force during the Korean War
from January 30, 1951 until being honorably discharged with the rank of Staff Sergeant on January 29th 1955. In 1965, James graduated from Hartford University with his BS in Business Management. James was the Human Resources Manager for Ingersoll- Rand in Woodcliff Lake for 35 years before retiring in 1994. He was a member of St. Christopher R.C. Church and its Experienced Club. He was also a member of the Lakeland YMCA in Mountain Lakes and the Air Force Sergeants Association.
James was pre-deceased by his sister, Margaret Garren. Survivors include his wife, Sally D. (nee-Dudack); his children: John P. and his wife, Ann of Randolph, James S. and his wife, Bridget of Mt. Olive, Mary E. Carroll of Morris Plains and Sarah M. Carroll of South Boston, Massachusetts; his sisters: Bette Miller of Waterbury, CT, Helen Phillips of Naugatuck, CT and Mary Ann LoVetro, also of Waterbury, CT; and his grandchildren: Samuel, Jack, Regan and Sean.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend his Liturgy of Christian Burial to be offered at 10:00 am on Tuesday, October 1st 2013 at St. Christopher R.C. Church. 1050 Littleton Road, Parsippany. Entombment: Gate of Heaven Cemetery, East Hanover. Visiting hours are on Monday from 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm at the Par-Troy Funeral Home. 95 Parsippany Road, Parsippany. (973)887-3235 or visit www.partroyfuneralhome.com
. In Lieu of flowers, please make donations in his memory to the
of NJ. 1600 Route 22 East Union, NJ 07083 or to the
1 Union Street, (Suite #301) Robbinsville, NJ 08691.