SACKETS HARBOR, NY — James A. Suber, 94, of 329 E. Main St., Sackets Harbor, NY, passed away Nov. 20, 2021.
He was born on Sept. 18, 1927, in Dushore, PA, son of (William Suber and Rella Sceerfoss). He entered the US Army on March 16, 1946, in Fort Monmouth in NJ and he was honorably discharged on Aug. 31, 1947, as a PFC. He received the WWII Victory Medal and Army Occupation Medal Japan. Years later he was selected and honored to participate with the Honor Flight.
He married Elnora Texler on Nov. 7, 1948 in Oneida, NY. Elnora was a homemaker and local librarian.
Mr. Suber worked at New York Air Brake as a journeyman electrician, Joe Powers Furniture and Appliances in Watertown, Carrier Corp. in Syracuse, and various jobs in northern New York.
Among his survivors are his loving wife Elnora Suber, a daughter, Lucinda M. Stevens, of Cape Vincent, four grandchildren, Heather Favret, Redondo Beach, CA, Ezra (Laura) Stevens, Olympia, WA, Seth Stevens, Watertown and Jeremiah (Sarah) Stevens, Troy, NY; his brother, John Suber, VA; several nieces and nephews.
Besides his parents, he was predeceased by a sister, Florence Ames and two brothers, Paul and William Suber.
Arrangements are with the Johnson Funeral Home, Dexter.
There will be no calling hours or funeral service. It was his wish to be cremated and burial will be held in the Sackets Harbor Military Cemetery at a later date.
Online condolences may be made at www.dexterfuneralhome.com