Obituary of James R. LeBeau
James R. “Jim” LeBeau, 75, of Holland Patent, NY, passed away peacefully at home with his loving family by his side. He was born in Clinton, NY, on July 17, 1947, a son of the late Maynard and Myrtle (Carpenter) LeBeau. He was a graduate of Clinton High School and enlisted in the United States Army on July 20, 1964. He served as a mechanic until being Honorably Discharged on June 19, 1967. On April 8, 1995, he was united in marriage to Cathy LeFebvre.
Jim worked at Birnie Bus Co. for many years before retiring. He was a life member of the VFW Post #982 in Remsen and loved to work on classic cars and follow the Barret Jackson Auctions.
Surviving besides his loving wife, Cathy, are two daughters, Laura Baker (Paul) and Kaylee LeBeau (Daniel); a brother, Darrell LeBeau (Maggie); two grandchildren, Matthew and Joseph; and eight great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by two sisters, Cheryl LaBarge and Myrtle “Sissy” Platz.
Private services will be held at the convenience of the family. There are no calling hours. Have a beer in his honor.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Nunn and Harper Funeral Home, Inc., 418 N. George St., Rome NY 13440.
You may light a candle, send a message of sympathy, and read the obituary at www.nunnandharper.com.