Jim R. Lettelier, 80, passed away March 4, 2013. He was born in Philadelphia, Pa., on Feb. 28, to Earl E. and Ivy "Jean" Lettelier. Jim was a loving dad and grandpa. Jim was a veteran of the U.S. Coast Guard and was an amazing electrical contractor. He loved to fish, gardening, his Harley motorcycle, spending time with his grandkids and had a great love for animals. His pet included: (Dogs) Mickey, Lamar, Hurk, (ostrich) Stretch (Blue-fronted Amazon) Sparky (cockatiel) pinky (cats) Black Jack, Kitty Kitty.
He is survived by his children: Patty Lettelier, Christine Kinzler, David Lettelier, Barbara Fitch, Bill Rankine; grandchildren, Amanda Raulerson, Ike Ward, Jennifer, Brenton, Karlee Rankine.
Jim will be laid to rest at Jacksonville National Cemetery.
The St. Augustine Record, 003/20/13