James Carmody II
September 25, 2021 - September 03, 2016
age 51, of Ross Township went home peacefully surrounded by loved ones on Saturday, September 3, 2016. Beloved husband and best friend of Kristen Carmody (Williams) and proud and loving father of Alex Carmody. Born in Pittsburgh on June 15, 1965, Jim was a graduate of North Hills High School (1983) and Grove City College (1987). He was very active, athletic and also an avid sports fan who loved his Pittsburgh Penguins, Pirates and Steelers. In his professional life, Jim spent most of his career as a Superintendent for a geosynthetic lining company.
A kind and loving man that put faith and love in the Lord, his family and his friends, Jim will always be remembered for his unwavering devotion, generosity, kind heart and sense of humor. Jim made everyone around him feel very loved and special especially through his beautiful smile and sparkle in his eyes.
Jim was preceded in death by his parents, James L. (1976) & Mary A. (2011) Carmody, and beloved nephew Kadden Williams (2001). Surviving, in addition to Jim’s wife and son, are his loving sister Patricia Carmody Tobin and her husband John, Roger & Stacie Blakley, Bradd & Deborah Williams and loving mother and father-in-laws Don and Karen Williams. “Uncles” also had many cherished nieces and nephews – Ryan, Erin, Patrick, Mary Kate, Aislinn (Tobin), Noah (Blakley), and Hwitley (Williams). We know that Jim will continue to keep his family and friends close to his heart while in his place with the Lord.
In lieu of flowers, should friends desire, a college fund has been established by the family to ensure Jim’s wish of a college education for his son, Alex. Alex is Jim and Kristen’s most cherished blessing.
College Fund Account: Alex W. Carmody, Huntington Bank, 8090 McKnight Road, Pittsburgh, Pa 15237, 412-364-8692.
The family would like to thank the angels from Gateway Hospice, Dr. Raymond Gallon, Donnie Dowling, Dr. Hans Hammers, friends and family for the support and prayer Friends will be received Monday 6-8PM & Tuesday 2-8PM at DEVLIN FUNERAL HOME, INC. 806 Perry Hwy., Ross Twp. A Mass of Christian Burial will be in St. Teresa of Avila Church, Wednesday 10AM. Everyone please meet at church.