James Hale Louer

Mr. Louer

James Hale Louer, 56, a resident of River Ridge Living Center in Amsterdam and formerly a resident of Hagaman, NY, passed away Tuesday, September 3, 2019, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Amsterdam surrounded by his family.

Born on April 21, 1963, a son of Milford Hale and Kathleen Bellows Louer Jr. He was a lifelong area resident and was a 1981 graduate of Amsterdam High School.

He worked at the former Ward Products in Amsterdam as a material handler for many years. James enjoyed listening to country music, golf, being a fan of the New York Giants Football Team and he was very fond of tigers. James was a member of the Calvary Reformed Church in Hagaman, NY.

Survivors include his mother, Kathleen Bellows Louer of Hagaman, NY; his two brothers, David Hale (Anne) Louer of Albany, NY, and Donald Walter (Meghan) Louer of Amsterdam; one sister, Nancy Lynne (George) Edwards of Northville, NY; three nephews, Daniel David Louer of Albany, NY, Matthew Walter Louer and Nicholas Donald Louer of Amsterdam, NY; one aunt, Gayle Ann Longobardo of Amsterdam. Several other nieces, nephews and cousins also survive.

He was predeceased by his father, Milford Hale Louer on February 27, 2006; a brother, Kevin Milford Louer; and cousin, Joseph Longobardo.

Funeral services will be held on Sunday, September 8, 2019, at 4 p.m. at the Calvary Reformed Church, 15 Church St., Hagaman, NY, with the Rev. Linda VanSlyke presiding. The family will receive relatives and friends on Sunday prior to the funeral service at Calvary Reformed Church from 2 to 4 p.m. Interment is private and will be in Hagaman Mills Cemetery, Hagaman, NY. Memorial contributions may be made to the Hagaman Volunteer Fire Department, 126 S. Pawling St., Hagaman, New York 12086 or the Calvary Reformed Church, 15 Church Street, Hagaman, NY 12086. Please leave condolences online at www.brbsfuneral.com.