James W. Carrigan

Born: Sun., Aug. 28, 1938
Died: Fri., Aug. 2, 2019

Funeral Service


2:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Thu., Aug. 08, 2019
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Thu., Aug. 08, 2019
Location: Richard L Fait Funeral Home

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James W. Carrigan, 79, passed away peacefully at Penn Highlands Jefferson Manor Skilled Nursing Center on Aug. 2, 2019.  

Jim is survived by his loving wife of 38 years,  Dorothy Elaine Carrigan.   He’s also survived by six children – Janice (Rusty) McAdams; Wanda (Dave) Lorditch; Butch (Cheri) Frain; Bonnie Frain: Robin (Vince) Gwardzinski and Greg (Carrie) Frain.

He is also survived by several grandchildren and great-grandchildren and leaves behind very special lifelong friends Rich and Brenda Fisher and family.

He was predeceased by his parents James and Bertha Schubert Carrigan as well as two sisters, Lois and Linda.

Jim worked in and retired from the U.S. Steel Mills in the late 1980’s.

He was a veteran – having served in the United States Army.

Jim enjoyed dirt track racing and was an avid hunter.

Jim’s funeral arrangements and services have been entrusted to the Richard L. Fait Funeral Home, Punxsutawney, PA.   

There will be a public visitation held on Thursday August 8, 2019 from 2-4 and 6-8 PM at the funeral home

Jim’s final resting place will be in Lakelawn Memorial Park in Reynoldsville.  Burial services will be private at the request of the family.

Anyone wishing to make memorial donations may do so in Jim’s name to his wife, Dorothy Carrigan, or his son Gregory Frain, directly or through the funeral home.

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