September 7, 2013
James A. Humphrey, 71, of St. Johnsville passed away Saturday, September 7, 2013 at Mountain Valley Hospice after a long fought battle with cancer.
Jim was born September 28, 1941 in Ilion, NY the son of the late Alvey Humphrey and Edith (Ackley) Humphrey. He resided in the St. Johnsville and Fort Plain area his whole life.
Jim most recently worked for the Village of St. Johnsville, and formerly as a dairy farmer. He was an avid hunter, who also enjoyed beekeeping, and traveling with his wife. Above all, Jim was a loving family man, who enjoyed spending time with his children, grandchildren, great grandchildren and friends.
Jim is survived by his wife of 33 years, Joan G. Humphrey, his sons, Donald, Paul and Jason Humphrey, Douglas and Craig Savage, Gilbert Stevens, and his daughters Judy (Humphrey) Barker and Connie (Humphrey) Couture. He is also survived by his sister Beverly (Humphrey) Rowland, and many loving grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Per Jim's wishes there will be no funeral or burial services.
Memorial contributions may be made in memory of James A. Humphrey to Mountain Valley Hospice, 105 Steele Ave., Gloversville, NY.
To light a candle or send online condolences visit: www.ottmanfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements were entrusted to the Ottman Funeral Home, Cherry Valley, NY.