Age 88, of Reserve Twp., on Sunday, December 8, 2013. Beloved husband of the late LaVerne; loving father of Kathleen (Rich) Gillespie, Maureen McNally, Mary (Mike) McNeill, Sharon (Jim) Carlin, Eileen (Larry) Smith, Colleen (Wayne) Woodrow, Carol (Bob) McCann, James (Taygety), John (Kathy), Joseph (Pam), Timothy (Marilyn), David (Donna) McNally, and the late Michael and Patrick McNally and LaVerne Tumelty; also survived by 32 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren; dear brother of Eileen (Ed) Gubish. A memorial Mass will be celebrated at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to the HUGHES FUNERAL HOME, INC., 1501 Lowrie St., Troy Hill, 412-231-4193. For nothing loved is ever lost and He was loved so much. James was a US veteran and served during WWII. During his service to his country, he was awarded the Purple Heart due to his actions of heroism that he exhibited when his ship LLT447 was attacked and hit by a suicide bomber in Okinawa.
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Funeral Home

Hughes Funeral Home, Inc.
1501 Lowrie St. Pittsburgh, PA 15212
(412) 231-4193

Published in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette from Dec. 10 to Dec. 15, 2013