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James M. Strong Jr.

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James M. Strong Jr. Obituary
Mr. James M. Strong Jr.; of Wakefield, formerly of Topsfield, passed away surrounded by his family on Monday, December 23rd, he was 86. Born in Hartford, CT he was the son of the late James M. and Helen Sylvia (Bolles) Strong. Mr. Strong attended the Kingswood Oxford School and Westminster, prior to enrolling at Nichols College. An honorably discharged veteran, he served in the US Army during the Korean Conflict. A retired insurance executive; he began his career in Conneticut and advanced to the American Policy Holders Insurance Company where he retired, after 30 years of service. Mr. Strong enjoyed summers at his home in Madison, CT and the warmer winters in Florida; but mostly enjoyed time spent with his family and grandchildren. He is survived by two daughters: Jane (Strong) May and her husband Geoffrey, and Ann (Strong) OConnor and her husband William all of Topsfield; his seven grandchildren: Charles May, William OConnor, George May, Katherine OConnor, Caroline May, Margaret OConnor and Sarah Jane OConnor. He was the brother of Susan Strong Wayne of Madison, CT. He was predeceased by his former wife Janet (Kress) Strong and his sister Jane Strong Harter. A funeral service was celebrated at the Trinity Episcopal Church, Topsfield on Monday, Dec. 30th with burial at the Cedar Hill Cemetery, Hartford CT. Information or condolences at www.campbellfuneral.com

Published in The Tri-Town Transcript from Dec. 28, 2013 to Jan. 4, 2014
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