James Fortin

Obituary of James H. Fortin

James H. Fortin "Papa"

Irondequoit: Tuesday, June 27, 2023 at the age of 85. Pre-deceased by his wife, Margie; sister, Patricia (Ed) Bonczyk. He is survived by his children, Vanessa Fortin, Paul Fortin, Theresa (Gerard) DeLone, Susan (Michael) Lesser; grandchildren, Claire, Jake and Ally Fortin, Jennifer, Danny (Melanie), and Nathan (Hannah) DeLone, Sarah & Alexander Lesser; great grandson, Caiden James DeLone; brother, John (Mary Lee) Fortin; special niece, Melissa (Mark) Brunner; and many other nieces and nephews; longtime friends, the Steele and Roper families.

His family will receive friends Friday, June 30, 4-7pm at the funeral home (570 Kings Highway So.). Where his funeral service will be held on Saturday, July 1, 11:00am. Interment Private Irondequoit Cemetery. In memory of James, please wear your favorite jeans to all services. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Irondequoit Community Cupboard, 2841 Culver Rd, Rochester, NY 14622.To share a memory or send the family a condolence, please visit www.harrisfuneralhome.com.