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James Rhind Jr.

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James Rhind Jr. Obituary
James Rhind, Jr.

AGE: 85 • Harbeson

James Rhind, Jr., age 85, of Harbeson, DE, passed away Monday, April 10, 2017. Born in Wilmington, DE, to the late James and Gertrude Ricketts Rhind, Jim grew up in the Richardson Park area where he attended Conrad High School. Jim served his country as a Marine in Korea from 1951-1954. After the service he went to work for Diamond State Telephone Company and was very active in the Pioneers. He retired from Verizon in 1990. After retirement, Jim held the position of Holding Company President and Bar Manager at the Atterbury VFW Post 3420.

Jim is survived by his loving wife of 62 years, Philomena (Netta) Rhind; daughter, Cheryl Rhind McCann (Duffy); grandson, L. Michael McCann (Jamie); granddaughter, Lauren J. McCann USMC; great grandson, Logan McCann; great granddaughter, Addyson McCann; step grandchildren, Hailie and Braden White; as well as many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his beloved sister, Gertrude Bair and her husband, Johnston Bair.

A visitation will be held Monday, April 17, 2017, from 9:30-10:30 AM in the Strano & Feeley Family Funeral Home, 635 Churchmans Rd., Newark, DE 19702 followed by a graveside service with military honors at All Saints Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Wounded Warriors For directions or to send an online condolence visit

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Published in The News Journal from Apr. 13 to Apr. 15, 2017
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