James L. Case Sr., 74, passed peacefully, with his four sons and their families at his side on Thursday (August 3, 2017) at the Wilmot Cancer Center in Rochester.
Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. on Monday (August 7) at the Paul L. Murphy & Sons Funeal Home, 127 East Miller Street, Newark. A funeral service will be held at the funeral home at 11 a.m. on Tuesday (August 8). Burial will follow in the East Newark Cemetery.
Memorials, in his name, may be made to the Wilmont Cancer Center, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, New York 14642.
Jim was born on March 5, 1943 in Newark, the son of the late Robert and Eleanor Provo Case. He ran his own business, installing flooring, he was a hard working man known for his honesty and the quality of his workmanship. He enjoyed gardening and other outdoor activities, especially hunting with his family and friends. Jim was a member of the Newark Elks Club for over 50 years.
A loving, kind hearted family man, he is survived by his four sons James Jr. (Nancy) of Kohler, Wis., Michael (Tammy) of Sodus, Christoper (Victoria) of Newark, and Charles (Amy) of East Aurora; 13 grandchildren; his siblings Robert (Shari) of Keuka Park, Sandra VanHaneghan of Palmyra, Patricia (Ken) VanNorman of Sodus, George of Palmyra and Linda (Tim) Bevis of Clifton Park; many nieces and nephews.
Jim was predeceased by his wife, Florence, in 1991; and a brother, William in 1984.