James E. Eggeling

January 1, 1948 - February 5, 2021
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Deborah Hillegass
Gail Eggeling
Brieanna Borzumati
Joe Ann & Babe Hillegass Light a candle


James E. Eggeling, 73, of North Port, Fl and formerly of Pottstown, PA passed away on February 4, 2021. He was born on January 1, 1948 to the parents of John and Emma Eggeling in Phoenixville, PA. He spent his working career for the company, The Water Guy for 42 years. He had many organizations that he was a part of including German Club in Pottstown, PA, Valley Forge Fire Company in Valley Forge, PA, Gilbertsville Fire Company in Gilbertsville, PA, Friendship Fire Company in Royers Ford, PA, American Legion in Phoenixville, PA, and the West End Fire Company in Phoenixville, PA.

He is survived by his wife, Gail L. (Thomas) Eggeling of North Port, FL; one son, James “Jimmy” Eggeling of Flourtown, PA; one grandson; three siblings, Penny, Debbie, and Larry all of PA; two stepdaughters, Deborah (Lonnie) Hillegass of North Port, FL, and Tracy Amaral
(Donald Loman) of Reidsville, NC; grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by both parents; one brother, William “Bill” Eggeling; and one stepson, Peter T. Borzumati, Sr.

Services are private.  Farley Funeral Home in North Port is in charge of arrangements.

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Born: January 1, 1948
Died: February 5, 2021

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Deborah Hillegass posted on 3/2/21

In memory of James E. Eggeling, Deborah Hillegass lit a candle


Sherry Grepps posted on 2/17/21

To Gail and family. I'm so sorry for loss. Thoughts and prayers to you all, at this difficult time. 🙏❤


Sherry Grepps posted on 2/17/21

To Gail and family. I'm so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers to you at this difficult time. 🙏❤


Gail Eggeling posted on 2/17/21

Love you Ed. Miss you till we Meet again


Brieanna Borzumati posted on 2/17/21

I love you ed. May you rest in the sweetest peace.


Joe Ann & Babe Hillegass posted on 2/17/21

In memory of James E. Eggeling, Joe Ann & Babe Hillegass lit a candle


Etta Kelly posted on 2/16/21

Sincere condolences to your family 🙏🏻


Patricia Sierzega posted on 2/16/21

So sorry for your loss.


Becky Leonard posted on 2/16/21

Dear Gail and family. Sam and I are so sorry to hear of Ed’s passing. Please know you are all in our hearts and praying for you all during this difficult time.


Mary Hersh posted on 2/16/21

Our deepest sympathy to the Family .