James C. Fallon, 84, of Walkersville, passed away Monday, April 1, 2013, in St. Joseph’s Hospital in Buckhannon.
He was born Feb. 11, 1929, at Wayne, Pa.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Christopher and Ruth Viola Bailey Fallon; sister, Jane Steckbeck; and four brothers, Chafee, John, Richard and Francis Fallon.
James is survived by his wife, Patricia Cusick Fallon, whom he married May 31, 1958; three children, James Christopher Fallon Jr. of Buckhannon, Geoffrey Howard Fallon and wife, Darlene, of Philadelphia, Pa., and their children, Keisha, Trashonda, Darlene, Caroline and Geoffrey, Patricia Fallon Callahan and husband, Andrew, of Philadelphia, Pa., and their children, Albert, Elena, Peter, James, Anna, Patricia, Paul, Regina and Elizabeth; three brothers, Hugh Fallon of Charlotte, N.C., Peter Fallon of Philadelphia, Pa., and Benard Fallon of Philadelphia, Pa.; and three sisters, Edith Taschereau of Quebec, Canada, Betty Ferris of Boston, Mass., and Amy Hales of Allentown, Pa.; and several nieces and nephews.
He was a retired teacher and a member of Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Buckhannon.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, April 4, at Tomblyn Whitescarver Funeral Chapel in Buckhannon. Rosary will be recited at 6:30 p.m. in the funeral chapel with Father Ron Nikodem S.M. as celebrant.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that donations be to your favorite charity.
A Mass of Christian burial will be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday, April 8, at Saint Dennis Catholic Church in Havertown, Pa. Viewing will begin at 10 a.m. Burial will follow in Saint Dennis Cemetery in Havertown, with military funeral honors conducted at the graveside.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.tomblyn.com. Tomblyn Whitescarver Funeral Chapel of Buckhannon is in charge of the arrangements.