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“Joelle and family. Jim was a gentlemen,and so handsome,he always stood out at a sportingevent at Holy Child,always smiling. Our thoughts and prayers...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Loretta & Dom LaRosa - Potomac, MD

“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. ”
2 of 9 | Posted by: David Slye - Luray, VA

“Jim Slye made an impact on us all at his time volunteering at the Ronald McDonald House of CT. Every Wednesday, he would walk over from his...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Brittney Meyer - New Haven, CT

“My the Peace of the Lord rest and abide with you and your family.I will forever remember sharing our Faith in God and our favorite adult beverageRev...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Rev'd. Carl Byrd, Sr. - NC

“Jen & family ... "losing" your dad, we have found, is not only cliche but untrue. You will never lose your dad; he will remind you of his presence...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Barbara & Tom Puffer - Guilford, CT

“We the Members of the "Round Table" extend our condolence on the passing ourbrother Jim, may his faults be written inthe sands of Love and Memory. I...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“Thank you for introducing me to your father. Our time together was far too short. I enjoyed playing gin with Jim. He taught me to be a gracious loser...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“To the 4 "J" Slye girls and their families. We were fortunate to meet Jim at Jill's house when we lived next door in Ohio. What a wonderful man! ...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Lynn Livengood - Chantilly, VA

“We extend our deepest sympathies at this time and thank you for entrusting us with the care of your loved one. Please know that you are in our...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Luke E. DiMaria and the Staff of Brooklawn Funeral Home/Giuliano-Sagarino - CT

James was born on September 13, 1940 and passed away on Friday, August 4, 2017.

James was a resident of Wilmington, Connecticut at the time of passing.

He attended Holy Comforter, St. Mary's, St. Stephens, Gonzaga High School and graduated from Mount Vernon High School.

Looking for a way to get back to the states, Dad hitchhiked through Germany and eventually enlisted in the Army.

A memorial service at Our Lady of Peace in Arlington, VA and inurnment at Arlington National Cemetery will take place later this fall.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial contribution may be made to CT Hospice.