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James P. Rathwell

June 19, 1941 October 23, 2020
James P. Rathwell
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Obituary for James P. Rathwell

James P. Rathwell of Wixom formerly of Livonia was born June 19, 1941 in Detroit, Michigan to John Peter and Ruth Ann (nee: Baker) Rathwell. He died October 23, 2020 at the age of 79.

Mr. Rathwell is the beloved husband of 59 years to Catherine (nee: Fitzsimmons) Rathwell. Loving father of John (Patricia) Rathwell, Julie (Jeff) Chambers and Daniel (Judy) Rathwell. Grandfather of Jake, Haley, Taylor, Jack and Ava. Preceded in death by his sister Sharlene (James) Metcalfe.

A memorial service will be held at a later date due to the current restrictions of public gatherings in place due to the COVID -19 Virus. Arrangements by Lynch and Sons Funeral Home, Walled Lake.


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