Iris James

Obituary of Iris James

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Iris Alce (Follett) James, born July 17, 1930, passed away in Syracuse, NY on July 11, 2021, .She was predeceased in death by her husband, Merton Carlton James, who she married in 1950, and shared 32 years of life together before his passing.

Iris was born in Fulton, NY, grew up on the George and Una Follett family farm in Victory, NY. She was predeceased by her brothers Dayton, George (Joy) and John and her only living sister Gail Kallfelz. She attended school in Cato, NY. 

Iris was loved and will be missed by her four children, George (Connie), Roger (Sandy), Terry (Judy) and Aimee Hanson (Brian), along with her 12 grandchildren and their spouses and 19 great grandchildren.

Memorial Service will be Aug 21, 2021 at 1 till 2:30 PM in Denti Hall at St. Cecilia Church 1001 Woods Rd. Solvay, NY 13209. Handicap accessible on Second St. entrance.  

Memorial donations in lieu of flowers may be donated to Parkinson Foundation in honor of her son George who currently has Parkinson. The website for donations is and mailing address: Parkinson Foundation 200 South East First St. Suite 800 Miami, Fl 33131

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Iris's Memorial Service In DENTI HALL

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Saturday, August 21, 2021
St Cecilia Church
1001 Woods Road
Syracuse, New York, United States
St Marianne Cope at St Cecilia's Church
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Iris James

1930 - 2021

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