Brannan III, James W, - 67, of Villas, passed away March 16, 2017 at his home. Born in Somers Point. he was a lifelong area resident. He was a retired Union Carpenter. He served in the U.S. Navy during Vietnam. Surviving are his loving wife of 42 years, Judy Brannan; children, Joseph Buehler, Sharon Yarwasky and Megan Brannan; sisters, Martha Powell, Mary Long and Julia Rauch: brother Patrick Brannan: three grandchildren, Joshua, Carly, Colin and his mother, Julia Brannan. A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at 4p.m. at the Holy Spirit Lutheran Church, 1220 Bayshore Rd. Villas, NJ 08251 where friends may call from 3 to 4 pm. Burial is private. Condolences can be sent to

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Joseph Buehler

[sad] Dad I loved you even know I have had a hard time showing you. You taught me so much about life and what really matters. I will will miss not having you around

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