James A. Zemotel, Sr.
unknown - September 1, 2013
James A. Zemotel, Sr., 65, passed away Sunday, Sept. 1, 2013, surrounded by his family. He was an Army veteran. After 30 years of service, James retired from Onondaga County Drainage and Sanitation. He loved hunting, fishing and spending time at his camp with family.
Surviving are his friend, lover and wife of 52 years, Charlene Smyth Zemotel; children, Daniel, James, Jr. (Shannon), Jason (Robin Dow), Maria (Keith) Prusinowski and Anna (Shannon Hurd) Wieczorek; sisters, Carol (Jack) Gleason and Sherry (Jim) Gowda; grandchildren, Angelica, Frankie, James, Ashley, Alyssa, Danielle, and Brittney; great granddaughter, Kendra and nieces and nephews.
Services with military honors: 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 8, at preceded by calling hours from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Fergerson Funeral Home, 215 S. Main St., North Syracuse.
Contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, PO Box 7, East Syracuse, New York 13057 or the CNYSPCA, 5878 East Molloy Road, Mattydale, New York 13211.
Memorial messages may be left at FergersonFuneralHome.com.