Obituary of Jim Speakman
James E. Speakman of West Deptford, New Jersey, passed away on Tuesday, September 29, 2020. He was aged 83 years
Jim was born and raised in Deptford. He worked for Monsanto in Bridgeport for more than 30 years as a Maintenance Mechanic until his retirement in 1996.
Away from his work, Jim enjoyed gardening and making his yard picture perfect. Days along the Jersey Shore, especially Cape May and Stone Harbor were some of the best for Jim and his family. Most of all, Jim enjoyed the time spent with his daughters and sons in law creating memories that they will now cherish as his legacy.
Jim is the beloved husband of 60 years to Jean (nee Steele); loving father of Denise McColl and her husband Fred and Joelle Giesler and her husband Doug; dear brother of Virginia, Ruth, Florence and the late Delores & George who he spent countless hours with throughout his life. Jim is also survived by his grand dogs; Kappi, Riley & Darby.
Jim's family will celebrate his life with a private funeral and interment. Please share a memory or story with the family to keep his legacy alive in their hearts.
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