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“I am so sad to hear of James' passing. He was one of my favorite St. Ambrose P.E. students. I will never forget his infectious smile. My heartfelt...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: A friend

“Joe, Joann, and family. So sad to hear of James' passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. So many fond memories. He was a part of our...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Chris and Cathy - Elkridge, MD

“I am truely saddened to hear of the loss of James, and my deepest, deepest sympathy goes out to the Ruddy family. It has been well over 20 years...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Mike Werner

“To the family of James my heart is with you all. I was saddened to hear that my dear buddy/boss had passed. He was such a kind hearted individual who...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Dominique (Nique) Makonnen - MD

“My condolences to the family for the loss of your dear loved one. Everything your loved one was...kind, loving and thoughtful will live in the...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear Joe and Joanne, We were deeply saddened to hear about the sudden passing of James. The thoughts of our family are with your family during this...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Mario D'Angelo - Cheverly, MD

“Dear Joe and Joanne, We were very sorry to hear about the passing of your son, James. As parents we always expect to pass before our children. ...Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: Michael and Ingrid Saffell - FL

“My condolences to the family. May the peace of God and the fond memories you cherish comfort and sustain you in your time of need.-RM ”
8 of 10 | Posted by: A friend

“I'm so sorry for your loss. May God give you the strength and peace to carry on. I pray that James will be embraced by God's loving arms, and joins...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: Terra Sickles Trabelsi - MD

“Dear Joe and Joanne, I am so very sorry for the loss of your son, James. No parent ever expects to outlive their children and I cannot imagine your...Read More »
10 of 10 | Posted by: Mary Saffell - Islamorada, FL

James passed away on Sunday, May 5, 2019.

James was a resident of Cheverly, Maryland at the time of passing.

A native of Cheverly, Maryland, a graduate of St. Vincent Pallotti High School and The Catholic University of America, James worked for Wegman's for many years, most recently as a team leader.

Family and friends may offer condolences at St. Ambrose Church, 3107 63 rd Avenue, Cheverly, Maryland 20785 on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 from 7pm to 9pm and Thursday, May 16, 2019 from 9:30am to 11am followed by a Mass of Christian Burial. Interment to follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, 13801 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, Maryland 20906. Donations can be sent via pay pal: or mailed to The Cheverly Boys and Girls Club, 15480 Annapolis Road, Suite 202-162, Bowie, Maryland 20715 St. Ambrose Catholic Church 3107 63rd Avenue Cheverly, MD 20785 St. Ambrose Catholic Church Cheverly, MD 20785 Mass of Christian Burial St. Ambrose Catholic Church 3107 63rd Avenue Cheverly, MD 20785 Gate of Heaven Cemetery 13801 Georgia Ave Silver Spring, MD 20906 This is an approximate time of arrival Express your condolences with flowers sent to James' memorial service Or, Order By Phone 888-579-7953 Code: 2013484P View & Sign Memories of James View Album.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to The Cheverly Boys and Girls Club in honor of James, an athlete, coach and lover of all things sports.