O’Connell of Arlington, James A. “Jim”, April 18, 2018 at age 71. Devoted husband of Linda Mae O’Connell (Wright). Loving father of Christian, Andrew and Jennifer O’Connell. Cherished grandfather of Cole and Mason O’Connell. Beloved brother of Rosemary Greenwald, and the late Aileen Flynn, Carole Davis and Kevin O’Connell. Also survived by nieces, nephews, many other loving relatives and friends. Visiting hours at the Rogers & Hutchins Funeral Home, 292 Massachusetts Avenue, in Arlington on Sunday, April 22, 2018  from 3:00 to 7:00 pm. Funeral Mass at St. Raphael Church, 512 High Street West Medford, at 10:00 am on Monday April 23, 2018. Jim was a retired employee from the City of Somerville Traffic and Parking Department and a U.S. Army Vietnam Veteran. In lieu of flowers please make donations in Jim’s memory to Operation Smile, 3641 Faculty Boulevard, Virginia Beach, VA 23453  or Shriners Hospitals for Children, The Cleft and Craniofacial Center, 2900 North Rocky Point Dr. Tampa, FL 33607.