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James J. Eline

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

Hickory Grove Greenhouses owner

James J. Eline, 66, of Whitehall, died Nov. 4, 2019, at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Muhlenberg. He was the husband of Jann M. (Harakal) Eline for 40 years.

He was a son of the late Paul H. Sr. and Mildred A. (Barrett) Eline.

He was a 1971 graduate of Catasauqua High School.

He was the owner and president of Hickory Grove Greenhouses, North Catasauqua.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by two sons, James A. and his wife Heather and Joel D. and his wife Terri; a grandson, Nolan; a sister, Mary M. Deily and her husband Richard Jr.; a mother-in-law, Margaret Harakal; a sister-in-law, Sharon Macko; two brothers-in-law, David Harakal and his wife Denise and Joseph Harakal and his wife Elsa; nieces; nephews; and extended family.

He was predeceased by a daughter, Jenna Rose; a father-in-law, Joseph Harakal; and a brother-in-law, Michael Macko.

Contributions may be made to St. Joseph’s Center Foundation, 2010 Adams Ave., Scranton, 18059; St. Elizabeth of Hungary Roman Catholic Church, 618 Fullerton Ave., Whitehall, 18052; or to a charity of one’s choice.

Arrangements were made by Gilbert Funeral Home Inc., Whitehall.