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James Anthony Farrell

Friday, February 8, 2002

James Anthony Farrell

RANCHO BERNADO, Calif. -- James Anthony Farrell, 75, died Sunday (Jan. 27, 2002) at the Pomerado Hospital in Poway, Calif.

He was born July 21, 1926, to Frank and Genevieve Farrell. He grew up on a farm near Lebanon where he attended grade school before later moving to Palisade. He graduated from Palisade High School in 1945. He then attended Regis College in Denver, Colo. and Fordham University in New York.

On Jan. 5, 1953, he married Alice Hartner Fleckenstein of Herndon, Kan. He worked for the Space Program at Cape Canaveral, Fla. and at the N.A.S.A. Space Center in Mississippi. He later worked as a general contractor.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and one brother, Leonard.

Survivors include his wife Alice; two sons, Jim and Ken; two brothers, Warren and wife, Marian of McCook, and Bernard and wife, Wilma of Mesa, Ariz.; one sister-in-law, Rose Ann Farrell of North Platte; and one granddaughter.

Services are planned for May 27, 10 a.m., at St. Mary's Church in Herndon with the Rev. Damian Richards officiating. Inurnment will be at the St. Mary's cemetery in Herndon.