James E. Cameron
of Leominster; 68
LEOMINSTER -- James E. Cameron 68, of Leominster, died Sunday, September 8, 2013, in Leominster Hospital. He was born on October 29, 1944 in Brooklyn, New York. James was the son of the late James and Elizabeth (Vivian) Cameron Jr.
He was a graduate of Lynbrook High School in Lynbrook, New York. James entered the United States Army and was a Veteran of the Vietnam War Era serving from 1965 to 1967. He then went on to become a Police Officer for the Nassau County Police Department where he worked for 21 years from 1968-1989 before retiring. Jim was very active in the community. As a member of Our Lady of the Lake Parish in Leominster he was a Eucharistic Minister and also volunteered for the Summer Bazaar. Jim was a member of the Knights of Columbus Council # 406, 4th Degree Bishop Beaven Assembly, American Legion Post 151- Leominster, Blue Star Mother's Chapter 1 Associate Member, Nassau County Police Patrolmen's Benevolent Association, Mid-State Antique Auto Club, and he also volunteered at Why Me and Sherry's House in Worcester, MA.
James is survived by his wife of 43 years, Deborah A. (Sydow) Cameron, of Leominster, three sons Christopher Cameron and his wife Lisa of Leominster, Kevin Cameron, of Pfaffstown, North Carolina, and James R. Cameron, of Leominster, two brothers Bruce Cameron of Hauppauge, New York, and Douglas Cameron of Tampa, Florida, three grandchildren Renee Brideau and her husband Will Brideau, Taylor Cameron and Katelyn Cameron all of Leominster.
CAMERON -- The funeral with Military Honors will be held from the Wright-Roy Funeral Home, 109 West St., Leominster on Friday, September 13, 2013, with a funeral Mass at 11:30 a.m. in Our Lady of the Lake Church, 1400 Main Street, Leominster. Burial will be private. Calling hours will be held Thursday, September 12, 2013, from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the funeral home. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Our Lady of the Lake Boiler Fund, 1400 Main St., Leominster, MA 01453. To light a candle, sign the guestbook or send a message of condolence please visit www.wrightroyfuneralhome.com
Wright-Roy Funeral Home Inc
109 West St Leominster, MA 01453
Published in Sentinel & Enterprise from Sept. 10 to Sept. 11, 2013