James A. Mayhart, Jr. passed away peacefully on the morning of June 11, 2017; he was 89 and a lifelong resident of Wilmington.

Jim is predeceased by his wife, Ann J. in 2002, and his son, Joseph A. in 2003. He is survived by two sons, James A. Mayhart, III, (Debbie), and Jerry A. Mayhart (Deborah), and by his daughter, Ann Marie Finney (James); five grandchildren, Shannon, Marc, Ryan, Stephanie Mayhart, and Jennifer LaRock. He is also survived by a brother, K. Greg Mayhart, and a sister, Ann Marie Ford, as well as a daughter-in-law, Joan A. Mayhart, and his closest friend and caregiver, Fay Vandenbraak.

A Mass of Christian burial will be held on Thursday, June 15, 2017 at 11:00am at St. Mary Magdalen Catholic Church, 7 Sharpley Rd, Wilmington, DE 19803. A visitation will be held from 10:00-11:00am. Burial will be private.

In lieu of flowers, consider a donation in Jim’s name to a Veterans organization of your choice.