James (Butch) Frederick Emerson, 78, of Millbury, Ohio passed away Saturday May 16, 2020. He was born June 9, 1941 in Toledo, to the late James Julius. Emerson and Mary Elizabeth. Emerson (Sheets).
Surviving James are his wife: Laura Lynn Emerson (Lasalle); daughters: Mary Mitchell of Lambertville, MI; Tina Emerson of Toledo and Teri (Eddie) Smith of Toledo; sons: John (Helen) Emerson of Millbury, OH; Dr. James (Danielle) Emerson of Perrysburg, OH, and David (Connie) Emerson of Toledo, OH; brothers: Charles Emerson of California and Gerald Emerson of Trenton, MI; 21 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents and 2 brothers.
James served in the United States Army and was a Marine Reserve. He retired from Toledo Edison as a Boiler Operator and had an Associates Degree in Business from Davis College.
He had a love for traveling in his RV with his wife Laura and for western novels, TV shows/movies.
Arrangements are entrusted with Habegger Funeral Services.
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