James Jarvis Ogden, 85, former business owner remembered for his integrity

James Jarvis Ogden

WILMINGTON — Mr. James Jarvis Ogden, 85, died Thursday, June 17, 2021. He was the beloved husband of 61 years to Annella Ogden. He was born in Pennsylvania to the late Alice and Everett Ogden.

He owned his own business for 50 years. He was hardworking, honest, and full of integrity all his life. He was a great athlete, who especially enjoyed golf. Most of all, he loved animals and his family.

In addition to his wife, he his survived by his children, Matt Ogden, and his wife, Ramona, Chrissy Ogden Marsh and Scott Ogden, and his wife, Lisa; grandchildren, Chase Ogden, McKenzie Ogden, Whitney Ogden, Payton Ogden, Annie Tracy Marsh and Lily Taylor Marsh; and sister, Joanie Dunch.

He was preceded in death by daughter, Tracy Lynn Ogden; and siblings, Bart Ogden and Jenny Croteau.

A memorial Mass and celebration of life will be held at 11 a.m., Tuesday, June 22, at St. Therese Catholic Church.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his honor to City of Hope or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Share online condolences with the family at Andrews Mortuary & Crematory.

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