February 4th, 2020
James D. Schiliro, 45, of Marcus Hook passed away on Monday, February 3rd, 2020. He was born in Chester and raised in Marcus Hook. He graduated from St. James High School with the class of 1992. James worked as a boilermaker with the local 13. He was also an EMT with the Boothwyn Firehouse. He was a former Mayor of the Borough of Marcus Hook. James enjoyed his time as a ball boy for the Eagles. He also liked fishing, hunting and boating, playing poker and taking trips to Florida. He was a 4th Degree Knight of Columbus, having also served as the Grand Knight. Most of all, he loved spending time with his family.
He is survived by his daughter, Angie Schiliro; parents, Charlie & Sis Schiliro; sister, Lisa Repine; several nieces and nephews.
His funeral service will be held on Saturday, February 8th at 11am at the Joseph A. Ward Funeral Home 1459 Market St. Linwood, PA. Friends and family are invited to call from 9-11am. Burial will follow in Lawn Croft Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in his name can be made to the Angel Food Pantry at Cokesbury United Methodist Church 307 Market St. Marcus Hook, PA 19061.