James Campbell,

Obituary of James H. Campbell,

James H. Campbell, Jr., (Herbie) 86, of Experimental Rd., Aurelius, passed away at his home with his family by his side on May 17, 2020. Born in Rome, NY he was the son of the late James H. Campbell, Sr. and Mary Matteson Campbell. Herbie was a Korean War veteran serving in the Navy from 1952 to 1955. He retired from Auburn Correctional Facility where he was employed as a civilian electrical contractor. He was an avid fisherman and enjoyed hunting. He was active in the Korean War Veterans and Falcon Sportsman Club. He was a member of the Tin Can Sailors and Snake Bite Lodge. He is survived by his five children, James Campbell, William (Laura) Campbell, Kathleen Campbell, Colleen (Chris) Carter and Kristin Ratliff; a brother Harry Campbell and a sister Margaret Nole; 8 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his wife of 60 years, Suzanne Lawson Campbell in 2014 and by a sister Suzanne Blakeman. The family would like to give special thanks to Angela, Missy and Sonya, three of his Angels here on Earth, for all of their love and support. Herbie will be laid to rest beside his wife in a private graveside service in Soule Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions in his name may be made to Aurelius Volunteer Fire Department, 6350 Half Acre Rd., Auburn, NY 13021. Please visit www.Langham funeralhomellc.com to leave a condolence for the family.
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