James J. "Jimmy" Strain

  • Died: December 6, 2018
  • Location: Springfield, Pennsylvania

Kish Funeral Home

2811 West Chester Pike
Broomall, PA 19008

Tel. (610) 359-1111

Tribute & Message From The Family

Beloved Husband, Father and Brother

1964 - 2018

James (Jimmy) J. Strain, Jr., age 54, of Springfield, PA, beloved husband of Nancy A. (nee Hartman), loving father of Ryan, Jake and Jamie Strain, dear brother of Bryan Strain (Julie) and Karen Strain.

Jimmy was a 1982 graduate of Springfield High School, he worked as a Registered Plumber. He enjoyed darts with friends, fishing trips with his children, and all Philadelphia Sports. Jim especially loved his family, and was infamous around Delaware County to the referees and umpires at his children's sporting events. He will be remembered for his outlandish sense of humor and his ability to spread positivity to those around him.

Relatives and Friends may attend a visitation on Saturday, December 15, 2018, at St. Bernadette of Lourdes Parish, 1035 Turner Ave., Drexel Hill, PA 19026, Visitation from 9:00-9:45 AM and the Funeral Mass to follow at 10:00 AM, Interment Private.

Memorial Donations in Jim's name, may be made to the ALS Association, Greater Philadelphia Chapter, 321 Norristown Rd # 260, Ambler, PA 19002.


Condolence & Memory Journal

Nancy and Family, we are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Love, Marie and Joe Seiler

Posted by Joe Seiler - Drexel Hill, PA - Family Friend   December 26, 2018

Jake, We are so sorry to hear about the loss of your Dad. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers!

Posted by Dan and Kathy Ryan - Lombard, IL - Friend   December 15, 2018

strain family im so sorry for you loss loved jim he was a great friend, ricci harrison

Posted by ricci harrison - glenolden, PA - Family Friend   December 12, 2018

We are so very sorry to hear of jimmy's passing. We do remember him from baseball games at Springfield high. Our son joe played with Jake and graduated with Ian. We are saddened by this news and our hearts go out to all the Strains.

Posted by Kathy and Joe Sheeran - Springfield, PA - Friend   December 11, 2018

I'm so sorry to hear this news about Jimmy. My deepest condolences. He was a good man. I remember him growing up, and even later, when I moved back to Delaware County. I'm truly sorry for this loss. Prayers, Stephanie Trotter

Posted by Stephanie Trotter - Springfield, PA   December 11, 2018

Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Love the Stephenson Family (Cameron '15)

Posted by Natalie Stephenson - Wyncote, PA   December 11, 2018

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