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James E. Lion

January 22, 1938 ~ March 30, 2020 (age 82)

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James E. “Jim” Lion, age 82 of Drexel Hill, PA, passed away on March 30, 2020.

Jim was the son of the late Walter A. and Mae M. Lion and the youngest of 7 children.  He was the beloved husband of Janet (nee Krohmer); loving father of Janet Brophy (Paul), Jeanine Miller (Christopher), James E. Jr. and Jeffrey; adoring grandfather of Christian, Nathaniel, Hans, Elleka and Rhett. He is also survived by his sister Jean Beatty (William) and many nieces and nephews.

Jim carried with him a playful, fun loving spirit and infectious smile.  He enjoyed spending time with family, golfing, fishing and days on the beach.  He will be greatly missed by all that knew and loved him.

Services and interment will be private due to the Coronavirus Pandemic.

Memorials may be made to St. Dorothy’s Church, 4910 Township Road, Drexel Hill, PA 19026. (


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