James J. Stoddard(1921 - 2014)

James J. Stoddard "Lefty" Loving Husband, Father and Grandfather James J. Stoddard "Lefty", 92, of Glenolden, passed away Jan. 3, 2014 at his home. He was born Oct. 31, 1921 son of the late Charles and Nellie Stoddard. James was a U.S. Navy Veteran of WWII and worked as a printer for Curtis Publishing, Phila. Evening Bulletin and the Phila. Inquirer. In addition to his parents he was also preceded in death by his nine brothers and sisters. Survivors: His beloved wife of 73 years Catherine (nee Barnes) Stoddard; loving children Charles Stoddard (Michele) and Dianne Deutz and also survived by his grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren. Visitation/Service: Relatives and friends are invited to his Funeral Mass Tuesday, 10a.m., in the Church of St. Gabriel, Mohawk Ave., Norwood. Burial: Interment Private. Donations: In lieu of flowers memorial contributions to: Crozer Keystone Hospice, 5030 State Rd., Suite 3001, Drexel Hill, PA 19026
Published in The Daily Times on Jan. 5, 2014