In memory of
James Dickinson Longtime Edison-area teacher, coach and umpire James Dickinson, 83, of Edison, N.J., passed away on April 17, 2019. He resided in Edison for over 75 years. A funeral service will be held on Thursday, April 25, at 11 a.m. at the Costello-Runyon Funeral Home, 568 Middlesex Ave. (RT 27) Metuchen, N.J. Visitation will be on Tuesday from 7 to 9 p.m., and Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home. Jim was a physical education teacher at Thomas Jefferson Junior High School in Edison, retiring in 1997. He was a past president of the Edison Township Education Association. Jim coached at the junior high school and high school level in basketball, soccer, softball, and track and field. He was also a coach and umpire coordinator at Edison Boys Baseball. Jim was predeceased by his parents, Frank and Catherine Dickinson of Edison, and his younger brother, John. He is survived by his loving wife, Ann, having been married for 60 years; his children, David and Magdalena of Edison, Robert of Absecon, N.J., and Frank and Maria of Piscataway, N.J., and his grandchildren, Charles, John, Alexandra, Samantha and Christina. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital ( stjude.org ).
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