James Teeney

Obituary of James J Teeney

James J. Teeney, 72, of Petersburg, passed away suddenly on 11/26/2020. Predeceased by his parents James and Jane Teeney and first wife, Judith Teeney (nee Martin); beloved husband of Joanne (nee Dalley); devoted father of Brian Teeney (Margaret), Shawn Teeney (Christine), Eric Elberson (Mariah), Melissa Hardiman (Dave), and Jim Elberson (Aimee); doting Pop-pop of Sean, Kevin, Mia, Liam, Ava, Kaden, Charli, Mali, Gavin, Madison, Emma, Jake, Penelope, and Sebastian; dear big brother of Gerianne Scioli (Michael) and Marysue Allegretto and many loved nieces and nephews. A Veteran of the U.S. Navy, James proudly served his country in Vietnam. He was a long-time employee of the Peter Lumber Company and a friend of Bill W, where he touched many lives. James had a quiet demeanor that drew people in and was always the best dressed in the room. He loved the chaos of the grandkids, a good concert, and any kind of baked goods. We love you a million giants! Visitation will take place on Friday, December 4th from ten until eleven o'clock at The Godfrey Funeral Home of Palermo, 644 South Shore Road, Palermo, NJ with a private interment to follow. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations be made to https://fisherhouse.org/ Fisher House™ Foundation, Inc., 12300 Twinbrook Parkway #410, Rockville, MD 20852

Visitation at Funeral Home

10:00 am - 11:00 am
Friday, December 4, 2020
The Godfrey Funeral Home Of Palermo
644 South Shore Road
Palermo, New Jersey, United States
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