A photo of James Vincent “Jim” McOwen

James Vincent “Jim” McOwen

August 14, 1969 - May 9, 2020

James Vincent “Jim” McOwen, age 50, of Wilmington, DE, passed away on Saturday, May 9, 2020.

Born in Philadelphia, PA on August 14, 1969, he was the son of the late James Anthony and Carolyn (Conna) McOwen. Jim graduated from Collingswood High School in New Jersey. Having a passion for computers and information technology, Jim worked as an IT technician his whole working career. For the past 7 years he enjoyed working for JP Morgan Chase.

Jim will always be remembered as a family man who loved spending time with his children.

Jim is survived by his children, Kayla C. McOwen, Emily Kitts McOwen and James McOwen; sister, Natalie Jewell (Chris); life partner, Diana Kitts; and aunt and uncle, Lois and Vincent Duca.

All services will be held privately.


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12 Condolences for James Vincent “Jim” McOwen

  • We are so very sorry for the anguish and pain you all are going through at the loss of Jim. Please let us know if we can do anything.

    Love, Ree & Jim

  • James and I were coworkers at Chase at he was always someone I could count on to help whenever needed. He was very knowledgeable and kept us laughing. His passing is such a shock, and has left a huge hole for all of us. May in Rest In Peace and May you all find strength and healing.

  • I love you so much. A piece of my heart is gone. May you Rest In Peace and always watch over the kids. They love you. We all do.

  • It was a pleasure working with Jim and he always had a big smile when talking about his kids. My condolences to the family and friends. My prayers are with you all. He will be deeply missed.
    May you Rest In Peace Jim.

  • It was great working with Jim. He was always cheerful, smiling and willing to help. He will be greatly missed. My heartfelt condolences to the family. RIP Jim

  • Jim was a pleasure to work with, and I was deeply saddened to hear of his passing. My sincere condolences to Jim’s family and loved ones. May he rest in peace.

  • My thoughts and prayers are with his family especially my beautiful niece Diana and her 2 beautiful children.

  • Jim will be always remembered for his smile and positive attitude towards life. His eyes would lit up talking about his kids. We all lost a great friend and a wonderful human being. RIP my friend.

  • See you soon cousin
    Love Always
    Brian Patrick

  • I am so sorry to learn of Jim’s death. He was a friend and classmate of my sons, Floyd and Eric, at Oaklyn School and Collingswood High School. We are all very sad at his passing. Please accept sincerest condolences to his family and friends.

  • So sorry to hear of Jim’s passing. I went to school with him in Oaklyn and Collingswood. Thoughts and prayers for the family.

  • My dearest Jim, you are gone but never forgotten. I cry for you every day still. I miss you so much my soul hurts. I love you forever. You’ll always be my soul mate and life partner.