PELHAM, N.Y. – Pelham resident James Dieter Greenhalgh died Sunday, Jan. 10. He was 67.
A native of Wisconsin, he was born Feb. 17, 1948, to John and Dorothy (Dieter) Greenhalgh.
He received a bachelor’s degree in American history from Yale in 1970. In 1973, he received his law degree from New York University Law School.
He began his law career at Hart and Hume, and later at Jones, Hirsch & Bull. After retiring as assistant general counsel at JPMorgan Chase, he went on to become special counsel to Windels, Marx, Lane & Mittendorf, LLP.
He was also a member of the Bartow-Pell Conservancy where in recent years, he brought and received much joy as Santa Claus.
On Feb. 13, 1983, he married Cheryl Lou Hepburn (Cherrie), who survives him, as does his son, Hunter.
In addition to his wife and son, he is also survived by his brothers Tom (Jolynn) and Greg (Laurette); and his sister-in-law, Bonnie Hepburn.
Visitation will be on Friday from 5-9 p.m. at Coxe & Graziano Funeral Home, 767 E. Boston Post Road, Mamaroneck. A funeral service will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at Christ Church, 1415 Pelhamdale Ave., Pelham.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Christ Church, Pelham, or the Bartow-Pell Landmark Fund.