Vincent “Jim” Lacava, 79, of Somerdale NJ, passed away peacefully on April 20, 2019 with his loving family by his bedside. Survived by Joseph Lemeshuk, his devoted partner of 44 years, and beloved brothers Joseph Lacava (Tess) of PA and Ralph Lacava of FL, also his treasured sister in law Debbie Stoyko (Dan Ball). Loving son of the late Jennie Lacava.
Jim, the youngest of the family of 8, grew up in South Philadelphia and relocated to South Jersey 44 years ago. Jim loved his home, and he and Joe hosted annual Easter, Fourth of July and New Year’s Eve parties that will always be fondly remembered.
Always a devoted brother and uncle, “Uncle Jimmy” received love, care and support from his numerous nieces and nephews (and their spouses) during his battles with heart disease and lung cancer.
Family and friends are invited to attend a viewing on Saturday, April 27 from 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM at Danks-Hinski Funeral Home at 125 North White Horse Pike, Lindenwold NJ 08021. Mass of Christian Burial to immediately follow at 11 AM at Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish at Saint Lawrence Campus at 135 N. White Horse Pike Lindenwold NJ 08021. Ash Interment to be announced at a later date. Family suggests sending memorial contributions to Harron Lung Center – Penn Medicine at 3535 Market St., Suite 750 Philadelphia PA 19104. Condolences at www.dankshinskifuneralhome.com