James H. Stevens, age 87, of Bath, NY passed away on Monday July 27, 2020 at the Bath VAMC after a short battle with cancer. He was born January 6, 1933 in State College, PA, the son of the late James and Margaret (Spicer) Stevens. He was a US Air Force Veteran. Jim was the owner and operator of Keuka Printing in Hammondsport, NY and had worked as a Supervisor at Taylor Wine Company. He was a member of the Bath B.P.O.E. 1547, Charles E. Wescott American Legion Post 173 and V.F.W. Post 1470 in Bath. Jim was an avid Yankees fan and loved Penn State Football. He enjoyed reading and planting trees on his property. He enjoyed tinkering and could fix anything. He will be remembered as a loving husband, father and grandfather and will be dearly missed.
Jim is survived by his wife of 64 years, Joan (Shaut) Stevens; children, Dale Stevens, James (Jessica) Stevens, Michael Stevens (Kelly Clarke) and Lisa (Jamie) Coots, eleven grandchildren and eight great grandchildren, five siblings and several nieces and nephews.
A private graveside service was held with military honors at the Bath National Cemetery. Condolences for the family may be made at www.fagansfuneralhome.com.
Published on August 24, 2020