OBITUARY: James A. Bulger
James A. Bulger, 79, of Lambertville, N.J., died on Friday, April 14, 2017, at his home.
Born in Trenton, N.J., Jim was a lifelong resident of Lambertville. He was an educator and taught European history at Princeton High School and the Hun school before retiring in 1993. He graduated from Trenton Catholic High School and earned his undergraduate degree in history at Rutgers University in New Brunswick. As a Rotary International Fellow, he attended the University College in Cork, Ireland. Jim was the co-owner of the Swan Hotel and the owner of the Boat House, both in Lambertville. He loved history — European, American and local — and enjoyed spending time with friends and patrons at his establishments. He was an avid collector of fine art and a daily reader of the New York Times. Jim was a world traveler and had homes in Winter Park, Fla. and Dennis, Mass.
Funeral services will be private.
Arrangements by the Van Horn-McDonough Funeral Home, 21 York St., Lambertville, N.J. 08530.