James W. Krueger Sr. 74 of Scott passed away June 2 in Cortland Regional Medical Center.
James was born May 31, 1939 in Cortland the son of the late Rudolph and Lois Schmidt Krueger.
James faithfully served his country with the United States Army from 1956-1958.
He had been employed at Brewer Titchner, Smith Corona, and Saulsbury Fire Equipment.
James was an avid fisherman, Enjoyed watching NASCAR, Drag Racing, and loved snowmobiling. He also enjoyed working on small engines, and most of all loved spending time with his family.
James is survived by his children James (Ellen) Krueger Jr. of Cortland, Michael (Rebecca) Krueger of Indiana, Jamie (Steven) Breeds of Locke, and Treena Manning of Scott, 7 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren, and a sister Maxine Cleveland.
In addition to his parents James was predeceased by his wife Jane in 2010, 2 brothers, and 1 sister.
Funeral services will be held Friday at 12:00 pm at the Wright-Beard Funeral Home 9 Lincoln Ave., Cortland with the Reverend Dale Austin officiating, interment will follow in Scott Union Cemetery. Friends are invited to call from 10:00 am ââ€š¬ââ‚¬Å“ 11:45 am prior to the service.
Anyone wishing to make a memorial contribution in James name is asked to consider the American Cancer Association PO Box 7 East Syracuse, NY 13057 or the charity of ones choice.
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