DOYLESTOWN – James E. Felix, age 70, passed away on January 27, 2019.
Born on October 22, 1948 in Wadsworth to Joseph and Helen (Rohr) Felix, he was a resident of Doylestown for 32 years. Jim retired in 1990 as a Major in the U.S. Air Force and worked as a consultant for the NASA Glenn Research Center. He obtained his Master’s Degree in Business Administration at Central Michigan University and taught ROTC at Kent State University. He was a member of Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church and was a past member and President of the Chippewa Local School Board. Jim loved spending time outdoors, gardening and working with the land. His life was devoted to service, both to his country and always to his family. A beloved husband and father, he will be dearly missed.
Preceded in death by his father, Joseph Felix and brother, Joseph (Sherry Jo) Felix; he is survived by his loving wife of 40 years, Gay; son, Steve Felix (Liz Mozzocco) of Seattle, WA; daughter, Christy Felix (Troy Anenson) of Richfield; step grandchildren, Lance, Carly and Kendall Anenson; mother, Helen Felix of Rittman; sister, Shirley (Bill) Burnett of IN; brother, Jerry (Meredith) Felix of Wadsworth; many nieces, nephews, other family and friends.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, February 2, 2019 at 10 a.m. at Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church, 161 W. Clinton Rd., Doylestown 44230 with Fr. Robert Stein, Celebrant. Burial to follow in church cemetery. Calling hours will be Friday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Zak-Thacker & Monbarren Funeral Home, 132 N. Portage St., Doylestown. Online obituary and guest registry are available at www.zakmonbarrenfh.com
(Zak-Thacker & Monbarren, 330-658-2211)
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