James E. Farrell

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James E. Farrell

April 05, 1940 - December 30, 2018

James E. Farrell James E. Farrell, 78, passed away peacefully in his home after a long illness on December 30th, surrounded by family and friends.
A native of Niagara Falls and a graduate of Syracuse University, James relocated to Southern California in 1992. Pursuing his lifelong dream of living on the water, he eventually retired to Newport Beach, CA, where he had resided for the past 15 years.
James will be fondly remembered and greatly missed by his daughter, Lisa Schenitzki (Marton Lukascy); his son, Evan Farrell (Jori); his younger brother, Richard (Cathy); his sister, Shelia Zuni; granddaughter, Alexandra; grandson, Maxwell and numerous nieces and nephews.
A celebration of James' life was held in Newport Beach on Friday, January 4th, with a gathering of family and friends. Memorial donations in memory of James may be made to the American Cancer Society at www.cancer.org.
Published on January 10, 2019
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gretchen & peter broderick
Jan 26, 2019
We were friends of Maria & Jimmy's way back in Lewiston.
We have fond memories of the good times. God's speed to both Maria & Jim
John Tattersall
Jan 19, 2019
Jim & I were friends and roommates in Lewiston &Youngstown; 35+ yrs ago.We sailed on his boat , partied with our many friends and entertained his children Lisa & Evan when they visited ... There are many stories I could tell about ourvexploits , hopefully those involved have their own fond memories..My condolences to Lisa, Evan ,your dad was a great guy.....
Sheryl and Brian Pocock
Jan 16, 2019
My condolences on the death of James, sorry to miss the services. We lived a few houses away from James and always enjoyed seeing him and visiting with him. Miss his smiling face. He was always happy and friendly. The world lost a good man....
Jan 12, 2019
Dear Farrell family,
I am so sorry for your loss. I send my heartfelt condolences to the family. God understands the pain and grief you’re feeling. One day soon God will remove all sickness from the earth. This promise is found in the Bible at Isaiah 33:24 . He promises to bring back our loved ones we’ve loss John 5:28,29
Gene Colucci
Jan 11, 2019
James was a classmate/buddy of mine and graduated with me as part of the NFHS class of 1958.
RIP Jim ..... God speed !