BORTZ - James A., Sr.
Age 67 of North Tonawanda, July 30, 2009, in Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital. Beloved husband of Cheryl (nee Milliron) Bortz; father of Margaret Bortz of Blasdell, James (Darla) Bortz Jr. of Alden, Brian Bortz of North Tonawanda, and Lindsay Bortz of Buffalo; grandfather of James, Dan, Kyle, Allison and Liehanna; great-grandfather of Joshua; brother of Sam Bortz of Texas, Ted Bortz of Sloan and Jeanie Bortz-Martin of Tennessee; uncle of several nieces and nephews. James was a U.S. Navy veteran and a member of the American Legion, Sikora Post. He was a former employee of the Crosby Company and Seneca Development Company. He enjoyed motorcycles, hunting and fishing and his faithful dog "Princess." Friends may call at the Fretthold Funeral Home Inc., 1241 Oliver St. at Ward Rd in North Tonawanda on Saturday and Sunday from 2-4 & 7-9 PM. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Monday at 10 AM, the Rev. Galen Purpura will officiate, interment in Acacia Park Cemetery. Guest book available at frettholdfuneralhome.com
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Fretthold Funeral Home, Inc.
1241 Oliver North Tonawanda, NY 14120
Published in the Buffalo News on July 31, 2009