James Greene, 80, passed away Saturday, (October 28, 2017), in Geneva General Hospital with his loving family by his side.
At James’ request there will be no calling hours or funeral service. Burial will be at the convenience of the family.
The family requests memorial contributions be directed to Beverly Animal Shelter, 50 E. River Street, Waterloo, NY 13165.
James was born on March 16, 1937 in Fayette, N.Y., the son of the late Kenneth and Vernice (Smith) Greene. He retired from the Maintenance Department at Finger Lakes Gaming and Race Track in Farmington, N.Y. He previously worked at Nu-Lite Neon Co., Rochester, N.Y. James enjoyed NASCAR, hunting, fishing and being outdoors. He was a member of the Waterloo Sportsman Club.
James is survived by his son, James, Jr. of Waterloo; three brothers Glenn (Bonnie) of Geneva, Duane Greene of Geneva, and Richard “Gail” (Irene) Greene of Goleta, Calif.; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.