James Eric Ackley, 59 of Prosperity formerly of Tampa Florida died Monday-December 21, 2015 following a courageous battle with lung cancer. He was born December 17, 1956 in Pittsburgh the son of the late Robert N. and Carole J. Loomis Ackley. He was a graduate of Bethel Park High School. Mr. Ackley worked as an electrician for 30 years in the Florida and Washington area. He enjoyed fishing, tinkering with trucks, boating and loved going to the beach. He was a member of the American Legion Post # 175 and the Anawanna Club.
He is survived by his former wife; Linda Ackley of Maryland, one son; Steven M. (Vanessa) Ackley of Maryland, one brother; DavidA. (Edria) Ackley of Prosperity, one sister; Janet L. of Pittsburgh, one granddaughter; Kayla and three nephews; Zachary Ackley, Nick (Nicole) Niggeland Shawn (Tracie) Haynos.
Friends will be received from 2 P.M. until 7 P.M. on Wednesday-December 23, 2015 in the Warco-Falvo Funeral Home, Inc., Wilson at East Katherine Ave. Washington, S. Timothy Warco, Supervisor/Director, Susan Falvo Warco, Director, S. Timothy Warco II, Director. A funeral service will be held at 7 P.M. on Wednesday in the funeral home with Pastor Linda Mankey officiating. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Lung Association or to the American Cancer Society. Online condolences may be expressed at www.WarcoFalvoFuneralHome.com.