James Joseph Walls

james walls

April 25, 1917 ~ November 15, 2019

Walls, James, Joseph, age 102, of Ocean Grove, formerly of Fort Lee on Friday November 15, 2019. Beloved husband to the late Madeline nee: Lynch. Devoted father to Jim Walls and Joan, Mary Sheila O’Leary and Dennis, Brian Walls and Linda. Cherished grandfather to Lynn Smith and Dave, Lori Lenahan and Scott, John O’Leary, Michael O’Leary, Katie Bell and Matt. Predeceased by Lisa Walls his granddaughter. Great grandfather of Thomas Smith, Madelyn Smith, Jaclyn Smith, James Lenahan, Colin Bell, and Alex Bell. The family will receive their friends on Monday 4-8 PM at the Frank A. Patti and Kenneth Mikatarian Funeral Home 327 Main Street “opposite the Fort Lee Library”. The funeral will leave Tuesday at 9:30 AM for the celebration of his funeral mass in Holy Trinity RC Church at 10:00 AM. For condolences, directions, or information www.frankpatti.com or call (201) 944-0100. In Lieu of flowers, donations may be made in James’ memory to:JSUMC Hospice Care 1945 Corlies Avenue Neptune, NJ 07753


Funeral Mass: November 19, 2019 10:00 am - 10:45 am

Holy Trinity R C Church
2367 Lemonie Avenue
Fort Lee, NJ 07024

Visitation: November 18, 2019 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Frank A. Patti & Kenneth Mikatarian Funeral Home
327 Main Street
Fort Lee, NJ 07024

Interment: November 19, 2019 11:30 pm - 12:00 pm

Mount Carmel Cemetery
10 Serpentine Road
Tenafly, NJ

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  1. The most cheerful remarkable person I meet in my life.He was so devoted to the Blessed Mother and his faith. Joe always had a smile for everyone.

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