A funeral service was held for James “Plug” Trowbridge, 55. He died Nov. 5 at Jersey City Medical Center. A lifelong Jersey City resident, he was the son of the late Joan and James Trowbridge. He was an electrician by trade. He was the father of James Howard (Renata), Natoya Roney (Jermaine), Latoya Howard, James Ragland (Tamaka), Jennie Ragland & Jerome Ragland (Ariel); brother of Joan Trowbridge, Marilyn Falkoski, Barbara Edwards, Teresa Ragland and Stephen Trowbridge; dear friend of Eleanor Hall. Also survived by a host of grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Services arranged by the Greenville Memorial Home, Jersey City.