James Hannan Bateman, age 81, of Ogdensburg, NY, passed away on Monday, October 29, 2018, at St. Joseph’s Nursing Home in Ogdensburg, NY. Per his request, there will be no calling hours or funeral services. Arrangements are under the care and direction of Frary Funeral Home, Ogdensburg.
James is survived by a daughter, Angela Bateman, of Ogdensburg, NY; a granddaughter, Janelle LaRue of Ogdensburg, NY; a brother, John Bateman and his wife, Nancy, of Ogdensburg, NY; a nephew, Derek Bateman and his wife, Ginny, of Ogdensburg, NY; a niece, Erin Mousaw and her husband, Daniel, of Ogdensburg, NY and great nieces, Abby Bateman, Ella Bateman, Hannah Mousaw and Allyse Mousaw. He is predeceased by a daughter, Jennifer LaRue, on January 24, 2018.
James Hannan Bateman was born on April 8, 1937, in Ogdensburg, NY, the son of James W. and Helen Hannan Bateman. He attended Ogdensburg Free Academy. James served in the United States Military and was honorably discharged. He married Rebecca (Becki) Phillips on March 24, 1967, in Lakewood, OH. That marriage later ended in divorce. James was a mail courier for the United States Postal Service for many years.
Donations may be made in St. Joseph’s Foundation, 950 Linden Street, Ogdensburg, NY 13669 and Dr. Ravinder N. Agarwal Renal Center, 124 Ford Ave, Ogdensburg, NY 13669.