Howard James Creaser Jr. passed away on August 21, 2019 in The Villages, FL.
Jim was born in Fort Edward, NY to Howard and Marion Creaser on December 24, 1934. He went to school in Fort Edward and earned a degree in Education from Plattsburgh State University. He served in the Army and went on to spend 33 years teaching in Glens Falls City Schools. He married his wife Judith Wolf in 1967 and they raised their children in Argyle, NY. Jim was a devoted husband and dad, a loving grandfather and good friend – he loved music, sports and U.S. history and was an avid reader and lifelong learner.
He is survived by Judy Creaser, his loving wife of 52 years; his children Bill (Kelly) Creaser, Jan (Al) Gunderman, Jim (Sheila) Creaser and Jared (Katie) Creaser; his grandchildren Nicole, James, Alexandra, Michael and Matthew and his siblings, John Creaser, Claire Zappone, Karen Osmer and Nancy Urso. Jim is predeceased by his son Gary (Emma) Creaser.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00AM on Tuesday, August 27th at North Lake Presbyterian Church in Lady Lake, FL. Arrangements are by Baldwin Brothers.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to SoZo Kids (www.sozokids.org) in Jim’s memory.