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James M. McWilliams

March 8, 1960 — August 19, 2023

James M. “Jim” McWilliams, age 63, of Drexel Hill, PA, passed away on August 19, 2023. Born in Grove City, PA he was the beloved son of the late James L. and Deanna (nee Pearson) McWilliams.

Jim enjoyed sailing in the Chesapeake Bay, white water rafting, kayaking, and paintball. He loved camping, windsurfing, skiing, motorcycling, and scuba diving. He collected old and antique tools. He enjoyed learning about history, especially involving battles and war.

Jim was the beloved husband of Elizabeth “Liz” McWilliams (nee Lewin); loving father of J. Alex McWilliams, Kelly McWilliams, and Sean McWilliams; and dear brother of Jonathan McWilliams, Joseph Rodgers, Chari Quinones, and Cindy Rodgers.

Relatives and friends are invited to his Visitation from 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM on Thursday, August 24, 2023 at The Donohue Funeral Home, 3300 West Chester Pike, Newtown Square, PA 19073, followed by his Funeral Service at 12:00 PM.

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Visitation

Thursday, August 24, 2023

11:00am - 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

Donohue Funeral Home - Newtown Square

3300 West Chester Pike, Newtown Square, PA 19073

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Funeral Service

Thursday, August 24, 2023

Starts at 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

Donohue Funeral Home - Newtown Square

3300 West Chester Pike, Newtown Square, PA 19073

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