Larry J. "Fuzzer" James Jr

Born: Thu., Dec. 29, 1949
Died: Tue., Dec. 15, 2015


7:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Sun., Dec. 20, 2015
8:30 AM to 9:30 AM, Mon., Dec. 21, 2015
Location: Robert A. Evans Jr. Funeral Home

Mass of Christian Burial

10:00 AM Mon., Dec. 21, 2015
Location: St. Patrick Roman Catholic Church

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Larry J. "Fuzzer" James Jr., age 65, of Pottsville, PA passed away Tuesday, December 15th, 2015 at his home.

Born in Pottsville, PA on December 29, 1949,  he was the son of the late Lawrence and Doris (Cappella) James.

Larry attended Pottsville High School. He was employed at the Beer and Burger in Pottsville, he was a member of the former Mary Queen of Peace Church in Pottsville and  a member of the East End Pool Team in Palo Alto. Larry formed the James Gang Softball Team and he was an avid N.Y. Yankee fan. 

He loved being with and spending time with his grandchildren, who were his pride and joy.

In addition to his parents, Fuzzer was preceded in death by his brother Leo A. "Tippy" James in 2013.

Fuzzer is survived by his best friend and son Larry James III, Pottsville; 2 daughters: Melissa Horning, Port Carbon and Jodi Evans, Pottsville; 2 sisters: Bonnie Bowen, Schuylkill Haven and Kathleen Gaumer, St. Clair;

4 grandchildren: Taylor Horning, Derek James, and Molly and Sam Freiler, all of Pottsville; life long friend, Donna Evans, Pottsville; and nieces and nephews.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at the St. Patrick Roman Catholic Church in Pottsville at 10AM on Monday, December 21st.

Relatives and Friends are invited to a viewing on Sunday evening from 7-9PM and Monday morning from 8:30-9:30AM at Robert A. Evans Jr. Funeral Home, 208 Pike Street, Port Carbon.

Interment will be held in the Our Lady of Calvary Cemetery in Hillside, Pottsville.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to ALS Association Greater Philadelphia Chapter, 321 Norristown Road, Suite 260 Ambler, PA 19002.

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