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James  William Pryor, Sr.

Obituary for James William Pryor, Sr.

August 2, 2017


James William, Sr. on Aug. 2, 2017, age 75. Devoted son of the late Eugene Pryor and the former Elsie Oechsle, beloved husband for 55 years to Roseann (nee Jones), loving father of James W. Pryor, Jr. (Laurie) and Kathleen Dutkiewicz (Joseph), dear brother of the late Eugene Pryor, the late Marie Berg and the late Dorothy Pryor, cherished grandfather of Jennifer Williams, Michele Krezel, Danielle, Nicole and James Pryor III, Joseph, Michael, and Daniel Dutkiewicz, great grandfather of 5. Jim was a retired PGW employee and a graduate of Cardinal Dougherty. Besides being a member of St. Catherine of Sienna Parish in Horsham, he also belonged to the American Legion Post in Mt. Pocono, the Arrowhead Lakes Annual Fishing Derby Committee, the Arrowhead Lakes Music Men, and the Arrowhead Lakes Pinochle Club. He also found great enjoyment singing Elvis Presley and Oldies, doing Karaoke, family, grandchildren and great grandchildren, history, fishing and bowling.

Family and friends are invited to Jim's Life Celebration Sun 6-8 pm at John F. Givnish of Academy Road, 10975 Academy Rd., Phila 19154 and Mon. 9:30 – 10:30am at St. Anselm Church, 12670 Dunks Ferry Road, Phila. PA 19154 and to participate in his Funeral Mass 10:30 am. Inurnment Resurrection Cem.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Jim's memory preferred to St. Jude's Children's Hospital @

To share your fondest memories of Jim please visit 1-877-GIVNISH

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10975 Academy Road
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