James Bringhurst

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James M. Bringhurst (aka- Big Jim, the Great White Horse and P.I.T.A) passed away on Friday, December 13th. He was born on August 1st, 1942 in Philadelphia PA, the son of Joseph and Catherine (Harkins) Bringhurst. He graduated from Fr. Judge High School and attended La Salle University before enlisting in the Army Reserves. James was employed with Wells Fargo Bank in Philadelphia, Pa and retired with them after more than 40 years of employment. He also received recognition for being a member of the Delran Sewage Authority for more than 5 years. He enjoyed spending time on his boat, fondly named Family Matters or later the Ka-Syd with all his marina friends. If not enjoying time on his boat, he loved spending time with his grandchildren or racing around in his Corvette. James could be a bit stubborn at times, but was also an extremely generous man. He would always do whatever he could to help, no request was too small. We know that he is finally at peace and happy to be reunited with his parents, 2 sisters and all his aunts and uncles. He was survived by his son, Joseph Bringhurst and wife Priscilla (Effler) William Bringhurst and his wife Kathryn (McCullen) and daughter, Michelle Bringhurst. He was also survived by his grandchildren, Katlynn Bringhurst (Evan Lucas), Sydney Bringhurst, Jack Bringhurst and Grayson Johnson. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his two sisters, Eileen McLaughlin and Catherine Boland.

“Well done thou good and faithful servant, enter now into the kingdom of Heaven”

Per his final wishes, the family services will be private.

4 Comments To "James Bringhurst"

Ken Barnshaw On Dec 24 2019 at 4pm
Jimmy B was once part of a big happy PNB/Corestates Bank Team that was very successful and family orientated. Many find memories of our accomplishments and enjoyment of our employee events. Jim was part of the Corestate Family where we know you, and you know us. I am proud to say I knew Jimmy! Reply to this comment
?James & Karin Zarick On Dec 18 2019 at 4pm
Rest In Peace my friend, Hope they. have a big Sea Ray up there waiting for you. You will be missed. Reply to this comment
Denise Donnelly Petti On Dec 17 2019 at 8pm
Sending so much love and the fondest of memories and all our prayers. Love you all! Reply to this comment
Linda Shockley On Dec 17 2019 at 8pm
Jim was a part of our marina family, he will forever be in our thoughts & memories. Reply to this comment
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