James A. Hammer

Born: Mon., Nov. 9, 1931
Died: Wed., Jan. 11, 2017


4:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Sun., Jan. 15, 2017
Location: Leo J. Henney Funeral Home

Funeral Mass

10:00 AM Mon., Jan. 16, 2017
Location: St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church

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 Hammer, James A., age 85, Formerly of Hampton Twp., on Wednesday, January 11, 2017. Loving husband of Elizabeth "Betty" (Morovich) Hammer; father of James Michael "Mike", Deborah M. (Andrew) Westwood and John Basil (Jamie); devoted grandfather of Dylan, Katherine, Nathan, Connor and Kendall; Brother of John (Janet) and the late Elizabeth (Bill) Ensminger. Proud Veteran of the Korean War and Liberal Democrat. Friends are invited to call from 4-9 pm on Sunday at the Leo J. Henney Funeral Home, 323 Second Avenue, Carnegie. Funeral Mass will be held on Monday in St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, 330 Third Avenue, Carnegie at 10:00 AM. In lieu of flowers, family suggests contributions to: Family Hospice and Palliative Care @ 50 Moffett Street, Pittsburgh PA 15243 or American Cancer Society @ 320 Bilmar Dr, Pittsburgh, PA 15205. www.leohenneyfuneralhome.com

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Wendy Micklow Muntz
   Posted Sat January 14, 2017
Mr. Hammer was always a kind and funny man. As a youngster I always remember going swimming at their house when I visited my cousins the Sonnett's. Then when I became a neighbor myself he always had a warm smile and welcoming greeting. Prayers to the whole Hammer family.
Wendy Micklow Muntz

Joyce Ross
   Posted Sun January 15, 2017
Betty & Family,

Our sincere condolences to you & your family on the passing of
Jim. He was a kind, compassionate person who will be sorely missed
by all who knew him. Lean on your faith and memories and your family
and friends as you go forward. Rest in peace, Mr. Hammer.

Joyce & Herb Ross

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