James R. Lively III, 57, of New Castle passed away the evening of Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018, at UPMC Jameson Hospital.
He was born on Sept. 26, 1960, in New Castle. He was preceded in death by his mother and stepfather, Gloria G. Keith Adams and Weldon R. Adams, and his father, James Lively II.
James enjoyed hunting and fishing.
James is survived by his children, James R. Lively IV of New Castle, Justin R. Lively of Hickory Township, and Jessica R. Lively of New Castle; brothers, Richard Lively and wife, Karen, of Hopewell, Edward Annarumo and wife, Margaret, of Willard, Ohio, and Ronald Greco of Ellwood City; sisters, Debra Marino and husband, Jerome, of New Castle, Cheryl Barheight of Hoover, Pennsylvania, Diane Irizarry of Palatka, Florida, and Rena Turner and husband, Hugh, of Washington, Pennsylvania; and grandchildren, Jacob Stephenson, Hunter Lively, Landon Stephenson, Caliann Snyder, Audrina Lively, Riya Lively, Devi Lively and Jack Lively.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his infant son, Christopher Lee Murphy; and brother, Robert L. Lively.
Visitation will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. Saturday at Ed and Don DeCarbo Funeral Home and Crematory, 941 S. Mill St.
Services will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home, officiated by Pastor Jarod Mills.
Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.decarbofuneralhome.com.
Published on January 9, 2018