James J. Fleming
James J. Fleming, 92, of Stony Acres in West Chazy, N.Y., passed away on Sunday, Nov. 10, 2019, at his home. He was born in Montreal, Canada, on March 30, 1927, the son of Thomas and Hanora (Hunt) Fleming.
James served in the Canadian Armed Force during World War II and recently traveled with the North Country Honor Flight to Washington D.C. with fellow American Veterans. He retired after 43 years as a Supervisor with Northern Telecom in Canada. James couldn't completely retire, he worked for the Press-Republican and Amsa Courier Service, traveling around the North Country. James was a Detroit Red Wings fan and enjoyed watching hockey, photography, traveling, going for drives and spending time with his family.
James was predeceased by his parents; a sister, Frances Mullen, and two sons, Gary and Frankie Fleming.
He is survived by his wife of 36 years, Catherine Fleming; they were married on July 2, 1982; his children, Hugh Fleming, Barbara Harrigan, Tina (Scott) Smith, Donna Fleming, Robert (Wendy) Mesick, Ronald (Marion) Mesick and Kelly (Roger) Roberts, a daughter-in-law, Debbie Fleming, seventeen grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren and a special niece Patty Cameron also survive him.
Calling hours will be held on Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Brown Funeral Home in Plattsburgh; a funeral service will follow at 1 p.m. in the Brown Funeral Home Chapel; burial will follow in St. Peter's Cemetery.
Donations in James' memory may be made to the North Country Honor Flight or St. Jude Children's Hospital.
Arrangements are entrusted to Brown Funeral Home, 29 Broad St., Plattsburgh, NY 12901 (518) 561-3980. Online condolences may be offered at www.brownfuneralhomeinc.com.
Published on November 11, 2019


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Grant Stewart
Nov 14, 2019
R.I.P James from a fellow Nortel employee.
Michel Martineau
Nov 13, 2019
Je suis bien attristé d'apprendre cette nouvelle .C'était un sacré bon gars,si ce n'était pas si loin ,J'irais aux funérailles .SINSÈRES CONDOLÉANCES