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Loucks Funeral Home
Thursday December 30th, 2021
6:00pm - 8:00pm

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Mass of Christian Burial

St. Mary's & St. Andrew's
Friday December 31st, 2021

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Fantinekill Cemetery
Friday December 31st, 2021

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James R. Brown

James R. Brown, of Napanoch, NY passed away in the comfort of his home on Friday, December 24, 2021. He was 77 years old. James was born on October 27, 1944 in Utica, NY; he was the son of the late William and Helen (Ritzel) Brown.

James served his country in the United States Air Force during the Vietnam Era. He was honorably discharged in 1970 and enlisted with the National Guard where he remained active for 21 years. James was a Certified Public Accountant owning Browns Accounting Firm in Napanoch for many years.

He is survived by his loving wife Diane Brown; his five children as well as many grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Visiting will be held on Thursday, December 30th from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at Loucks Funeral Home, Ellenville. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 am on Friday, December 31st at the Church of St. Mary and St. Andrew. Burial will follow at Fantinekill Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers the family asks that memorial contributions be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

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Dear Diane, so sad. Jim will always be remembered. He touched so many lives in so many wonderful ways. I am sorrowful for your loss

Julia Speicher Feb 14 2022 11:17 AM

So sad, I just heard , So sorry for your loss Diane.
He will be warmly remembered. Condolences to the whole Family.

Kevin & Patricia Bennett Feb 10 2022 11:25 AM

My dear friend and menter in the accounting business, I will miss you so very much.
Another Angel has flown to heaven. 😢

Arlene Maza Jan 9 2022 7:47 PM

So sad to hear of Jim's passing.😢
Jim was my mentor in the Accounting Business, and also a good friend. Another angel flew to heaven. I will miss you my dear friend.

Arlene Maza Jan 9 2022 7:39 PM

A candle was lit in memory of James Brown

Arlene Maza Jan 9 2022 10:45 AM

He was awesome and we will miss him.

Tom and Tracy Moza Jan 1 2022 5:43 PM

Diane, Jim was a great man. I will
Always remember all of the great times as well as all of the great laughs we shared. I am so sorry for your loss, and am sending my deepest condolences. May Jim Rest In Peace.

Morgan Dec 31 2021 11:40 AM

A candle was lit in memory of James Brown

Italia and Anthony Dec 29 2021 3:05 PM

A candle was lit in memory of James Brown

Todd Wilhelm and Family. Dec 29 2021 10:57 AM


James not only was my accountant but a real great guy… we shared many of life's similarities in the beginning and was there when I needed something.. may he truly Rest In Peace.. I will miss the laugh over the phone and the great humor he shared with me..🙏🙏🙏

Eddie Dec 29 2021 9:19 AM

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