Obituaries » James F. Navin
December 28, 1941 - August 8, 2021
James F. Navin, 79, passed away Sunday August 8, 2021 following a recent illness.
He was born in Wilkes-Barre Township the son of the late Patrick and Dorothy Virginis Navis.
James was a graduate of Wilkes-Barre Township High School and Served in the U.S. Army as an MP in Germany. He retired after 42 years from HPG international in Mountaintop.
He was a member of St. Jude Church, Mountaintop. James was also a member of American Legion Post 781, Mountaintop.
Preceding him in death was his wife, Joan Kashuba Navin and brothers, Francis, Robert, and Thomas.
Survived by his children, Lisa Karchin and her husband Dennis, Drums, Nicole Cook, Nuangola, and Jim and his wife Christine, Holly Hill, FL, grandchildren Christopher, Ian, Zachary, and Sydney, brothers, Patrick and his wife Nancy, Enfield, C., Terry and his wife Patricia, Harveys Lake, and sister, Dorothy Kashula and her husband Michael, Wilkes-Barre Twp., sister-in-law, Ann Marie Navin, Bel Air, MD, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Friends may call Wednesday evening 5:00 p.m. till 7:00 p.m. at the Nat & Gawlas Funeral Home 89 Park Ave Wilkes-Barre www.natandgawlas.com
Private funeral services will be held for the family.
Online condolences can be made by visiting James’s obituary on the funeral home website.
The family request donations in Jim’s name be made to the charity of the donor’s choice.