James "Jim" Joseph Thornton

November 17, 1947 ~ May 21, 2018 (age 70)


James J.


Age 70, on Monday, May 21, 2018, of Carrick, formerly of South Side section of Pittsburgh.

Last great love of Carol DeAngelis;

beloved father of Scott (Jennifer), and Brandy;

beloved step-father of Joseph (Patricia), Barbara, and Diane;

devoted grandfather of Tabitha, Meghan, Zachary, Mason, Mackenzie, Mark, Ty'Zachary, and Vincent.

Will also be missed by 11 siblings.


Friends received Friday 2 - 4 and 6 - 8 at TIMOTHY K. SLATER Funeral Services, Inc. (412-381-3337) 425 Brownsville Road, Mt. Oliver, where a service will be held Saturday at 11 a.m.

Interment with full military honors at the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies, Tuesday, May 29, 10 a.m.


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