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James M. Salava

April 2, 1968 - March 23, 2023

James M. Salava, 54, of Trenton passed away on Thursday, March 23, 2023 at home.

Born and raised in Trenton, he was lifelong Trenton area resident.

Jamie as he was known by family and friends, was a professional boxer who had fights in Atlantic City and Blue Horizon in Philadelphia. He was involved in the sport of boxing for over 20 years. He was a loving son, brother, uncle, and friend who would help anyone in need. Jamie will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.

Grandson of the late Lorinda and Michael Dargay, brother of the late Robert Salava and Daniel Hyland, he is survived by his mother Dorothy Salinitro; two sisters, Danielle Hyland, and Suzanne DeLany and her husband Chuck; three nephews and one niece, Cory and his wife Devyn, Paige, Dylan, and Joseph; as well as many other relatives, close friends, and neighbors.

Funeral services will be private and at the convenience of the family


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