CHESTERTOWN — John A. Luchsinger, Esquire died peacefully Friday, July 16, 2021, at Lankenau Hospital, Wynnewood, Pa. due to complications from heart disease at the age of 81.
John is survived by his wife of 56 years, Pamela M. Luchsinger, daughter Pamela E. MacCormick and her husband Dennis; son John A. Luchsinger Jr. and his wife Joanna; son James F. Luchsinger and his wife Martha, nine grandchildren and a great-granddaughter.
John spent his youth between Darby, Pa. and Ocean City, N.J. where he was a longtime member of the Ocean City, N.J. Beach Patrol. While attending the University of Pennsylvania, John was a member of the University of Pennsylvania swim team. After graduating from Penn, John briefly attended Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, before settling on a law career and graduating from Villanova University School of Law. John initially started practicing law in the city of Philadelphia before founding his own successful law practice in Media, Pa., where he practiced for nearly 30 years. In addition, early in his law career, John served multiple terms as solicitor for the School District of Haverford Township in Haverford, Pa. An avid sailor and fisherman, John retired from practicing law in 2003, when he and his wife Pamela moved from Haverford, Pa. to their current residence in Chestertown, Md.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests sending contributions to the Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration, www.theaftd.org, in the names of John A. and Pamela M. Luchsinger.