January 20, 1925 - January 15, 2021
Memorial Gifts & Donations
James Thomas Nath, 95, peacefully passed away January 15, 2021. He was born in Pittsburgh, Pa. to the late John C. Nath and Rose C. Nath. He was preceded by Ethel Waterfield Nath, his first wife of 64 years, sister Dorothy Noll and brother, Robert Nath. He retired honorably from the U.S. Navy after 20 years of distinguished service. He was a 60 year member of the Fleet Reserve Association. He was a member of the Khedive Shrine Center, Chesapeake, Va and awarded a lifetime membership in the Shriners Association. He was honored with a life membership in the Police Association of Virginia for his 50 years of outstanding and dedicated service. He was a member of Chalice Christian Church, Virginia Beach, Va. Left to cherish his memory is his wife of 6 years, Lois Williams Nath, his two sons, Bruce R. Nath, of Virginia Beach, Va, Michael W. Nath and his wife Peggy, of Paradise, Ut.; four grandchildren, Brian Nath and Kelly Chase, Virginia Beach, Va, Steven Nath and Heather Nath, Paradise, Ut.; two great grandchildren, Nath Ulysses Chase and Briar Rose Nath, Virginia Beach, Va; nieces Judith Pearson, Mason, Oh., Amy Nath, Roanoke, Va. and Linda Nath Killgallon, Pittsburgh, Pa.; nephew Steven Nath Pittsburgh, Pa. Also, Ron and Allison Williams, Wade and Beverly Williams as well as Gary and Brenda Williams. He was fortunate to travel extensively overseas due to his Naval Service with duty stations in Port Lyautey, Morocco, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, Midway Island and Cubi Point, Philippines. He was an avid traveler having visited all 50 states, Each Canadian Province and various European countries. The Nath family is grateful for the professional and compassionate care provided by Jamie Armstrong, LNHA, Executive Director of Brookdale Virginia Beach and her staff. Due to the Covid virus, service will be graveside at Forest Lawn Cemetery, Norfolk, Va. and limited to family. He will be buried with Military Honors. Reverend Greg Ott, Chalice Christian Church will officiate. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Shriners Hospital for Children, 2900 Rocky Point Dr. Tampa, Fl., 33607.
Cremation & Funeral Services of Tidewater is assisting his family. Online condolences may be expressed at candfservices.com.
There are currently no services
No fund set up at this time.>