James Julian Obituary

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James A. Julian

June 14, 1919 - July 9, 2013
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James A. Julian, 94, of Vestavia Hills, AL, formerly of Evansville, passed away Tuesday, July 9, 2013. He was born June 14, 1919, in Evansville. After graduating from Evansville College and Harvard University, he married Margaret-Anne Preston on April 6, 1946. He returned to Evansville in 1947 and joined the faculty in the Business Department at Evansville College. He retired in 1973. He was a long-standing member of the Methodist Temple. He moved to Vestavia Hills, AL after the death of his wife in October 2008. James was preceded in death by his sister, Dorothy Ruth Emery. He is survived by his daughter, Anne Rauf of...
James A. Julian, 94, of Vestavia Hills, AL, formerly of Evansville, passed away Tuesday, July 9, 2013. He was born June 14, 1919, in Evansville.

After graduating from Evansville College and Harvard University, he married Margaret-Anne Preston on April 6, 1946. He returned to Evansville in 1947 and joined the faculty in the Business Department at Evansville College. He retired in 1973. He was a long-standing member of the Methodist Temple. He moved to Vestavia Hills, AL after the death of his wife in October 2008.

James was preceded in death by his sister, Dorothy Ruth Emery.

He is survived by his daughter, Anne Rauf of Cincinnati, OH; son, Bruce A. Julian and his wife, Rachel, of Vestavia Hills, AL; grandchildren, Karl Julian and his wife, Julianne, Katrina Booth and her husband, John, Kirsten and Kyle Julian, all of Vestavia Hills, AL, and Keegan and Rebecca Rauf of Anchorage, AK; and great-grandchildren, Eliza Jane Julian and David Alexander Julian of Vestavia Hills, AL.

Graveside services will be 3:00 PM Saturday, July 13, 2013, in Oak Hill Cemetery, officiated by Rev. Stephen Beutler.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Organ Fund at Vestavia Hills United Methodist Church, 2061 Kentucky Avenue, Vestavia Hills, AL 35216 or to support IgA Nephropathy research at UAB, c/o Virginia Gilbert Loftin, UAB School of Medicine, FOT 1230, 1720 Second Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35294. Condolences may be made online at www.AlexanderEastChapel.com.

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