Salem, N.H. — James V. O’Halloran, 83, of Salem, N.H., died suddenly, Wednesday, at his home. Born in Boston, he grew up and was educated in Charlestown.
Jim retired from the Long Shoreman’s Union where he was a former treasurer. He was a founding member of the Cronin Club in Charlestown. He served in U.S. Army during World War II and Korea where he was a tank commander. He was an avid gardener.
He was predeceased by his wife Elizabeth (Brooks) O’Halloran and his siblings, Mary Glennon, Louise Toppham, John, Martin, Patrick and Robert O’Halloran. He is survived by two stepdaughters, Susan Goff and her husband, John Wilson of Concord, N.H. and Patricia Ladd of Abbott Village, Maine; sister, Joan Lang of Everett; many nieces and nephews.
ARRANGEMENTS: A funeral mass will be celebrated Saturday, January 5 at 10 a.m. at St. Matthew Church, Windham, N.H. Burial is in Pine Grove Cemetery, Salem. Calling hours are today, Friday, January 4 from 4-7 p.m. at the Douglas & Johnson Funeral Home, 214 Main St, Salem.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Neil O’Brien, Jr. Love is Magic Foundation, PO Box 4178, Peabody, MA 01961. To send a message of condolence to the family, please view the obituary at www.douglasandjohnson.com.