James J. Tunny

Nov 28, 1928 - Oct 30, 2018

SERVICES

Bradley and Son Funeral Home

Visitation

Friday, Nov. 02, 2018 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Bradley and Son Funeral Home

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Add to My Calendar 11/02/2018 02:00 pm 11/02/2018 04:00 pm America/New_York James J. Tunny - Visitation

James J. Tunny, 89, of Chatham, NJ, passed peacefully on October 30, 2018. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Patrick’s Church, 85 Washington Ave. Chatham, on Saturday, November 3, 2018 at 10 am. Interment Fair Mount Cemetery. Friends are invited to visit at Wm. A. Bradley & Son Funeral Home, 345 Main St. Chatham on Friday, 2-4 & 7-9 pm. In lieu of flowers, ...

Friday, Nov. 02, 2018 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM

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Add to My Calendar 11/02/2018 07:00 pm 11/02/2018 09:00 pm America/New_York James J. Tunny - Visitation

James J. Tunny, 89, of Chatham, NJ, passed peacefully on October 30, 2018. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Patrick’s Church, 85 Washington Ave. Chatham, on Saturday, November 3, 2018 at 10 am. Interment Fair Mount Cemetery. Friends are invited to visit at Wm. A. Bradley & Son Funeral Home, 345 Main St. Chatham on Friday, 2-4 & 7-9 pm. In lieu of flowers, ...

Service

Saturday, Nov. 03, 2018 12:00 AM

Saint Patrick's Church

85 Washington Ave., Chatham NJ

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Add to My Calendar 11/03/2018 12:00 am 11/03/2018 America/New_York James J. Tunny - Service

James J. Tunny, 89, of Chatham, NJ, passed peacefully on October 30, 2018. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Patrick’s Church, 85 Washington Ave. Chatham, on Saturday, November 3, 2018 at 10 am. Interment Fair Mount Cemetery. Friends are invited to visit at Wm. A. Bradley & Son Funeral Home, 345 Main St. Chatham on Friday, 2-4 & 7-9 pm. In lieu of flowers, ...

85 Washington Ave., Chatham NJ

Burial

Saturday, Nov. 03, 2018 12:00 AM

Fair Mount Cemetery

Add to My Calendar 11/03/2018 12:00 am 11/03/2018 America/New_York James J. Tunny - Burial

James J. Tunny, 89, of Chatham, NJ, passed peacefully on October 30, 2018. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Patrick’s Church, 85 Washington Ave. Chatham, on Saturday, November 3, 2018 at 10 am. Interment Fair Mount Cemetery. Friends are invited to visit at Wm. A. Bradley & Son Funeral Home, 345 Main St. Chatham on Friday, 2-4 & 7-9 pm. In lieu of flowers, ...

James J. Tunny, 89, of Chatham, NJ, passed peacefully on October 30, 2018. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Patrick’s Church, 85 Washington Ave. Chatham, on Saturday, November 3, 2018 at 10 am. Interment Fair Mount Cemetery. Friends are invited to visit at Wm. A. Bradley & Son Funeral Home, 345 Main St. Chatham on Friday, 2-4 & 7-9 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations in Jim’s name may be made to the Chatham Emergency Squad, 45 Spring St. Chatham, NJ 07928.

Born and raised in Brooklyn, NY, Jim resided in Chatham for many years. He was a graduate of Cathedral High School, received his Bachelor of Arts from St. Peter’s College, and his Law Degree from St. John’s University Law School. Jim was a Major in the National Guard, as well as a member of the Veteran Corp. He worked for the U.S. Department of Justice, the Naturalization Examiner, Thomas H. Graham Real Estate, and Chicago Title Ins. Co. He was President of the Holy Name Society of St. Patrick’s Church and a member of the Knights of Columbus. His hobbies included spending time with family and friends, traveling, fishing, and coaching/attending youth sports. Jim was a Brooklyn Dodger fan forever. He had a vast knowledge of many topics, and was always interested in other people.

Jim is pre-deceased by his wife of 60 years, Elizabeth Ann “Betty” Tunny. He is survived by his children, Jim & wife Ellen, Margaret Nilson & husband Geoff, Betty Bodenweiser & husband Steve, Joan Maytus, Mary Weichert & husband William, John & wife Beth, Eileen Turrisi & husband Jeff. He is also survived by grandchildren, Beth, Jim, Colin, Sarah, Brendan, Stephen, Shelby, Annie, Emily, Willy, Claire, Jack, Rachel & Joey, his sisters, Patricia & Katy, and brother, Tom. Jim is pre-deceased by his two sisters, Ellen & Michelle. The Tunny family would like to extend a special “Thank You” to Tricia Fowler and the staff at Chatham Hills Care Center, Chatham Township, NJ.

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