James Joseph Juergens, 74, husband, father and grandfather, passed
away on December 20. He was one of six children of Charles and
Genevieve Juergens of New Rochelle.
He is survived by his brother Charles and sister Jeanette, his seven
children James, Jennifer, Julianne, Dorothy, John, Robert and Charles,
his daughters-in-law Joan and Jennifer, grandsons Steven, Pierce,
Griffin and Jack, and granddaughter Claire.
Jim was born in Omaha, Nebraska on December 9, 1935, and moved to
Larchmont with his family in 1942. He attended St. Augustine
Elementary School, Iona Grammar School, Iona Prep, and graduated from
Iona College in 1958. He married Dorothy Gay Reimers of New Rochelle
in 1958. Jim and Gay raised their seven children in Larchmont.
Jim was an avid golfer who played with his many friends at Wykagyl
Country Club for more than fifty years. He followed in his father’s
footsteps as an executive at the Mutual of Omaha Insurance Company for
more than thirty years. He will be dearly missed by his family and
all who knew him.
A memorial service will be held at Coxe and Graziano Funeral Home on
December 23 at 2-4 and 7-9, 767 E. Boston Post Road, Mamaroneck. (914)
698-5968 and the mass will be December 24 at 10 a.m. at St Gregory the Great