James Froehlich

Visitation at Funeral Home

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Sunday, October 15, 2023
Stroyan Funeral Home
405 W. Harford Street
Milford, Pennsylvania, United States

Funeral Service

10:30 am
Monday, October 16, 2023
St. Patricks Church
111 East High St.
Milford, Pennsylvania, United States

Obituary of James Peter Froehlich

James Peter Froehlich, age 83, of Milford, PA passed away Friday, October 13, 2023, at home. He worked for the Social Security Administration in the NY area. He retired as Associate Commissioner for Assessment, overseeing operations in NY, NJ, and Puerto Rico. He was a member of St. Patrick’s Church in Milford, PA. He was a member of the American Legion in Milford, PA. He was a commissioned officer in the US Army. He served as a Scoutmaster for Cub Scout Pack 168 in Rutherford, NJ. He was a baseball manager for Rutherford Little League (Texas League). 


The son of the late Oscar J. and Barbara R. (Hickel) Froehlich, he was born September 9, 1939, in Irvington, NJ. He was married to the late Carol A. (Ruffer) Froehlich.


James leaves behind two sons, James A. Froehlich (Spouse Kay Froehlich), Peter A. Froehlich (Spouse Maggie Froehlich); daughter Joan Froehlich; grandchildren: Aidan, Frances, Henry; sister, Pauline Higgins, and many beloved nieces and nephews.


Viewing will be held at Stroyan Funeral Home, 405 West Harford St., Milford, PA on Sunday, October 15, 2023, from 3 to 5 PM.


A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Patrick’s Church, Milford, PA on Monday, October 16, 2023, at 10:30 AM with Rev. Anthony Giacona officiating. Family and friends who were unable to attend, may watch funeral mass by utilizing the following zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/rec/share/2CV0GFvC8qFn4zlsPC4wwP6XMEAEAQrchi36TK_8aPeWwfYUDwwJnau8xo3qG0p4.3bBbEt1yVNVG5X8w?startTime=1697465301000


Burial will follow at Milford Cemetery, Dingman Township, PA with military honors.


In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Karen Ann Quinlan Hospice, 99 Sparta Ave, Newton, NJ 07860.

Arrangements by Stroyan Funeral Home, Milford, PA (www.stroyanfuneralhome.com).

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