James J. Kasperski, 76, of Rome, passed away on Tuesday, April 19, 2016 in Upstate Medical Center, Syracuse.
He was born on June, 18, 1939 in Hempstead, NY, the son of John and Frances Kulikowski Kasperski. He proudly served in the US Air Force from 1957 to 1961.
He retired from the US Postal Service He had also worked as an electrical technician for New York State. He totally enjoyed flying with his own airplanes and was a Flight Instructor as well as a certificated Aviation Mechanic and Inspector. Jim was a devout Catholic and was a communicant of St. Peter's and St. Mary's Churches.
Jim is survived by his beloved family, a sister and brother-in-law, Barbara and Herbert Tilley of Nesconset, LI; a brother and sister-in-law, John and Linda Kasperski of Verona Island, ME; cherished nieces and nephews and grand nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at a later date at St. Brigid's Catholic Church, 75 Post Ave., Westbury, NY 11590.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Bottini Funeral Home, 120 W. Embargo St., Rome.