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James Lee Strangeway, 74, of Anderson, passed away on Friday, March 17, 2017, at Community Hospital of Anderson
He was born in Elwood on May 3, 1942, to John Strangeway and Goldie (Hall) Weddell.
Jim worked in sales and as a security guard for Securitas until his retirement.
He was a member of Cornerstone Community Church in Alexandria. Jim loved sports, and was a lifelong Cubs fan. He enjoyed watching IU basketball, and the Chicago Bears. He never knew a stranger, and was a friend to everyone.
Jim is survived by his son, James D. (Carlyn) Strangeway of Anderson; daughter, Melissa (Richard) Biehl of St. Louis, Mo.; son-in-law, Don Fleming of Anderson; granddaughter, Alexis Biehl of Kansas City, Mo.; granddaughter, Kirsten Biehl of Chicago, Ill.; granddaughter, Olivia Biehl of Pendleton; grandson, Ethan Strangeway of Anderson; granddaughter, Emma Strangeway of Anderson; grandson, Hayden Fleming of Anderson; grandson, Connor Fleming of Anderson; sister, Norma Taylor of Frankton; brother, Jack Strangeway of Frankton; and several nieces and nephews.
Jim was preceded in death by his father, John Strangeway; mother, Goldie Irene Weddell; daughter, Monica Fleming; brother, Robert Strangeway; sister, Patty Cooper; sister, Sharlene Wellington; and brother, William Strangeway.
Services will be held at noon Tuesday at Dunnichay Funeral Home, 1113 S. Anderson St., Elwood, with Pastor Randy Murphy officiating. Burial will follow in Elwood City Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to noon Tuesday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Cornerstone Community Church in Alexandria through the funeral home.
Online condolences can be given at www.dunnichayfuneralhome.com.
Published on March 18, 2017
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