James K. Temple 87 of Columbus, NJ passed away January 21, 2018.
Mr. Temple is retired from the US Postal Service, also retired from Pathmark.
A United States Marine Corp veteran having served in Korea, he is a recipient of 2 Purple Hearts and 1 Bronze Star.
James was a lifetime member of the Whitehorse Fire Company.
Husband of the late Marion O'Toole Temple.
Surviving are 2 daughters, Kristen & Jack Collins of Jackson, NJ.
Kerry Miller of Vero Beach, FL.
3 grandchildren Andrea, David and Amy.
5 great grandchildren Kayla, Dameion, Peyton, Brody and Kendall.
3 sisters Lorraine, Claire and Joyce.
Several nieces and nephews including Nancy and Janie.
Special friend Marie.
Funeral services will be 11:30am Friday at Knott's Colonial Funeral Home 2946 South Broad St. Hamilton.
Interment will follow in BGWCD Veterans Cemetery.
Relatives and friends may call Friday 10:00 - 11:30am at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 66675-8517