James Rockwell

Obituary of James R. Rockwell

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James R. Rockwell Jr. Age 55 of Horseheads, NY passed away on Tuesday July 20, 2021. Jim was born on May 5, 1966 in Elmira, NY the son of James R. and Mary Ellen Barkley Rockwell Sr. Jim was pre-deceased by his father James R. Rockwell Sr. on February 25, 2014. He was a member of the Electricians Union IBEW Local #139 in Elmira, NY. James was also a member of the Horseheads Elks Lodge #2297, Horseheads Moose Club and the Big Flats Legion Post #1612, and a Hickory House regular where he enjoyed time with his many friends. He was very passionate about the outdoors, spending time hunting, farming corn and pumpkins, splitting wood, and enjoying his bonfires in the pavilion he built on his property. James is survived by his daughter: Katie Rockwell and her companion Kyler Hurlburt of Horseheads, NY; his mother Mary Ellen (Barkley) Rockwell; sisters and brother: Kim Rockwell of Horseheads; Jeffrey S. Rockwell of Horseheads, Patty Rockwell of Elmira Heights; special nephews: Cory Austin of Horseheads, and Joey Rockwell of Seattle, WA; his loving companion Diana Roberts of Horseheads; beloved dogs: Cash, Jade, and Ranger; former wife Robin Rockwell of Horseheads, numerous other nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins, and so many beloved friends. Relatives and friends are invited to call at the LYNCH FUNERAL HOME 318 WEST BROAD STREET HORSEHEADS, NY on Monday July 26, 2021 from 1-3 PM and 5-7 PM. His brothers of the Horseheads Elks Lodge will hold a ceremony at the conclusion of calling hours at 7 PM. Mr. Rockwell's Funeral Services will be held at the Funeral Home on Tuesday July 27, 2021 at 10:30 AM. James will be laid to rest next to his father in Maple Grove Cemetery in Horseheads, NY. Words of Condolence and memories may be shared at www.lynchsfuneralhome.com
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Monday
26
July

Visitation at Funeral Home

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Monday, July 26, 2021
Lynch Funeral Home Inc
318 West Broad Street
Horseheads, New York, United States
Monday
26
July

Visitation

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Monday, July 26, 2021
Lynch Funeral Home Inc
318 West Broad Street
Horseheads, New York, United States
Monday
26
July

Organizational Service

7:00 pm
Monday, July 26, 2021
Lynch Funeral Home Inc
318 West Broad Street
Horseheads, New York, United States
Tuesday
27
July

Funeral Service

10:30 am
Tuesday, July 27, 2021
Lynch Funeral Home Inc
318 West Broad Street
Horseheads, New York, United States
Tuesday
27
July

Final Resting Place

12:00 pm
Tuesday, July 27, 2021
Maple Grove Cemetery
715 West Broad Street
Horseheads, New York, United States
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