James Henry Falkowski, 69, died November 8, 2017 at his home in California, MD. Born in Muskegon, MI, he was the son of the late Marion Falkowski and Henry J. Falkowski.
James is survived by his wife, Donna Falkowski; his daughters, Jennifer Falkowski of California, MD and Jacqueline Falkowski-Schmitter (Peter) of Leonardtown, MD . He is also survived by his sisters, Karen Hunt of Edmund, OK, Janet Krivitzky (Michael) of Norton Shores, MI, and Mary Falkowski of Wyoming, MI and numerous nieces and nephews.
James graduated from Muskegon Catholic Central in 1966 and after attending Muskegon County Community College, enlisted in the US Navy. After numerous duty stations, he settled in Southern Maryland where he worked at NOL Solomons, and NAS Patuxent River. He retired in 2008 with a combined military/civil service career of over 40 years.
James enjoyed the great outdoors: fishing, hunting, and working on his farm. He liked to collect and restore classic cars and motorcycles.
The family will receive friends on Saturday, November 18, 2017 at 10 AM at St. Aloysius Gonzaga Catholic Church in Leonardtown, MD. A mass will follow at 11 AM with Rev. David Beaubien officiating. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.