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James W. Mashaw

OGDENSBURG- Calling hours for James W. Mashaw, 72, of Ogdensburg, will be held on Saturday, March 30, 2019, at LaRue & Pitcher Funeral Home, located at 324 New York Avenue, from 4:00-6:00 pm. Burial with Military Honors will be held in the Ogdensburgh Cemetery at a later date.  A celebration of life will be held on Sunday, March 31, 2019 at the VFW in Ogdensburg at 1:00pm. Mr. Mashaw died unexpectedly on Wednesday, March 20, 2019, at his home.   

Arrangements are under the direction of LaRue & Pitcher Funeral Home.

James W. Mashaw was born on June 14, 1946, in Ogdensburg, NY.  He was the son of the late James and Dorothy (Amo), Mashaw.  He graduated from Ogdensburg Free Academy, class of 1964.  He served in the United States Marine Corp during the Vietnam War from 1967-1970.  He worked for ACCO Brands until his retirement in 2006.  He enjoyed camping and was a member of the Massena AMVETS Post #4, the VFW, Ogdensburg Moose Lodge and the Disabled American Veterans, D.A.V. in Massena.

He is survived by his children; Stacey Brunet of Ogdensburg, Keri Barrett and her husband Michael of Ogdensburg, Mandy Boyd and her husband Mark of Norwood and Jerrett Mashaw and his girlfriend Nicole Green Lovett, of Hernando, Mississippi.    He Is survived by his siblings; Eddie and his wife Darlene Mashaw and Terry Mashaw of Ogdensburg. He is also survived by 8-grandchildren; Dustin Harper, Dylanne Brunet, Alexander and Brody Barrett, Isabel and Aidan Boyd, Merrett Jae Mashaw and Christian Lovett and several nieces and nephews.

He is predeceased by his parents and siblings; Gary, Chuck, Danny, Mike Mashaw, and Linda Lovely. 

Online condolences may be made at www.LaRuePitcher.com.   


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Sorry I screwed up the chance to connect, but know it's a regret that haunts me. I love you, always have and always will. You will always be in m my heart. You should have listened to Robbie.

wendy vincent-barwood Dec 30 2019 12:00 AM

Mandy and family, so sorry to hear of the loss of your Dad. Prayers for all of you. Dave & Anne Donnelly.

Dave & Anne Donnelly Apr 1 2019 12:00 AM

Dear Keri and Mandy and Family, I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your Father. My deepest sympathy to you all! Prayers,
Patti Mahoney

Patti Mahoney Mar 30 2019 12:00 AM

My condolences to your Family. Rest In Peace my friend.

Skip Compo Mar 30 2019 12:00 AM

r.i.p scratchy good friend gone to soon mom loved to dance with u now u are dancing in heaven. and having busch light and ginger brady god bless my friend.

John bushey Mar 30 2019 12:00 AM

Jim...You were one likeable guy...enjoyed our schools years and talks along the way. The class of 64 lost a great guy. Rest in Peace..


Sam LaMacchia Mar 26 2019 12:00 AM

An old friend known since childhood right through the class of '64. Will miss you Scratchy. RIP.

Ted Como Mar 25 2019 12:00 AM

Mandy and Keri I am so very sorry for your loss. Love and prayers to your families

Joanne Duprey Mar 23 2019 12:00 AM

Scratchie. You certainly were one of a kind, with your infectious laugh and sense of humor. You will always be in my heart. I hope you are finally at peace.

A friend Mar 23 2019 12:00 AM

Scratchy was a quiet neighbor and we always enjoyed seeing him down at the Massena Am Vets. May he rest in peace.

Brenda Gardner Lalonde Mar 23 2019 12:00 AM

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