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James Patrick Malloy, 77, of Eagles Mere, passed away after a brief illness to meet his Savior on Friday, Feb. 10, 2023, at UPMC Williamsport. Born Oct. 20, 1945, in Williamsport, he was a son of the late James T. and the late Rebecca (White) Malloy.


James was a 1963 graduate of Williamsport High School. He received a bachelor’s degree from Lycoming College in history and a master’s degree from Elmira College. As a teacher, for several years, James taught history in Buffalo and Elmira, N.Y. James was the owner and operator of the Ithaca Rag Co., of Ithaca, N.Y., and worked as a broker in Miami, Fla.


James was an accomplished tennis player who was undefeated in singles in high school and college. He enjoyed watching and traveling to numerous pro tournaments in the states. He was a member of the Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity.


James is survived by a sister, Mary Bramstedt, of Chardon, Ohio; a brother, Michael (Nilgun) Malloy, of West Hills, Calif.; 3 nephews, Sean Malloy, John Malloy, and William Bramstedt.


Funeral services are being planned for a later date. Burial in Montoursville Cemetery.