James M. Billow, age 85 of Enola passed away peacefully at his home on Wednesday, March 27th, with his children by his side. He was born on November 10, 1933 and was one of twelve children born to the late Vestal and Esther (Wentzel) Billow.
James served as a sergeant in the United States Air Force during the Korean War. He worked for Swift and Company as a delivery driver and CAT Bus as a mechanic. He also enjoyed being a taxidermist and was a member of the Williams Grove Steam Engine Association for many years.
He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 55 years, Cathy E. Billow, and his son, James M. Billow Jr.
James is survived by his 2 brothers Clifford of New York and Gene of Mechanicsburg. James is also survived by a son, Brian Billow and wife, Monique; 2 daughters, Monica Potoczky and her husband, Kalman; and Veronica King and her husband Bob; and 2 grandsons Janos Potoczky and Truman Billow.
A viewing will be held on Tuesday April 2, 2019, from 1 pm-2 pm at Our Lady of Lourdes Church 225 Salt Road, Enola, PA 17025. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday at 2 pm. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, Memorial contributions may be made in his memory to Hospice of Central PA or favorite charity.
The Sullivan Funeral Home is honored to serve the Billow family.