Charlene Dale
B: 1931-09-18
D: 2019-09-12
View Details
Dale, Charlene
Anthony Ogrydziak
B: 1939-06-28
D: 2019-09-09
View Details
Ogrydziak, Anthony
Mary Moryl
B: 1934-05-29
D: 2019-09-07
View Details
Moryl, Mary
Irene Akers
B: 1933-11-28
D: 2019-09-06
View Details
Akers, Irene
Joseph Barnes
B: 1934-11-20
D: 2019-09-05
View Details
Barnes, Joseph
John Nixon
B: 1945-04-26
D: 2019-09-03
View Details
Nixon, John
Carol Curtis
B: 1946-10-10
D: 2019-09-02
View Details
Curtis, Carol
Marie Robinson
B: 1921-02-06
D: 2019-08-30
View Details
Robinson, Marie
Jeannette Shepard
B: 1945-10-26
D: 2019-08-30
View Details
Shepard, Jeannette
Virginia Moryl
B: 1926-04-20
D: 2019-08-26
View Details
Moryl, Virginia
Raymond Morris
B: 1935-02-19
D: 2019-08-24
View Details
Morris, Raymond
Alfonso Orlando
B: 1947-11-04
D: 2019-08-23
View Details
Orlando, Alfonso
Laura Thomas
B: 1942-11-12
D: 2019-08-23
View Details
Thomas, Laura
John Doroshenko
B: 1979-10-16
D: 2019-08-21
View Details
Doroshenko, John
Francis Greenwood
B: 1949-05-12
D: 2019-08-20
View Details
Greenwood, Francis
William Larkin
B: 1923-09-08
D: 2019-08-19
View Details
Larkin, William
Michael Davis
B: 1942-02-21
D: 2019-08-18
View Details
Davis, Michael
Eugene Camp
B: 1931-04-15
D: 2019-08-16
View Details
Camp, Eugene
William Bridge
B: 1964-01-17
D: 2019-08-15
View Details
Bridge, William
Susie Schryber
B: 1933-12-15
D: 2019-08-13
View Details
Schryber, Susie
Louis Lamb
B: 1927-02-20
D: 2019-08-12
View Details
Lamb, Louis


Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
25 Broad Street
Hamilton, NY 13346
Phone: 315-824-2417
Fax: 315-825-3526
James Shaheen

James J. Shaheen

March 7, 1925 - March 10, 2019
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of James Shaheen, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook


Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family of James Shaheen with a meaningful gesture of sympathy.

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.


James J. Shaheen, 94, of North Main St., Sherburne, NY, passed away Sunday, March 10, 2019 at the Valley View Nursing Home in Norwich, NY.
He was born March 7, 1925 in Utica, NY a son of Anthony and Amelia Sadd Shaheen and received his education in Utica and Sherburne schools. On October 12, 1957, James married Mary Giaquinto at St. Malachy’s Church in Sherburne, a loving union of 61 years. Jim had worked in the family store, and later at the Canasawacta Country Club in Norwich until retiring. He loved sports and was a fan of the NY Yankees and Syracuse University teams. Jim was a marvelous cook who enjoyed making delicious meals for his family.
He was a communicant of St. Malachy’s Church, Sherburne.
Surviving are his wife, Mary; his children, Cynthia and Richard Lollman and Michael Shaheen, all of Sherburne; grandchildren, Kristopher and Jayson Lollman of Plantation, FL; step-grandson, Matthew Lollman of Ardmore, OK; step-great-grandchildren, Ethan and Samuel Lollman. Also surviving are sister-in-law, Ann Giaquinto of Sherburne, and her son, William Giaquinto of Greene; sister-in-law, Martha Giaquinto of Ithaca, and her daughter, Pamela Schroer of Berkshire, NY; many special nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by a sister, Lucy Marano, and three brothers, Joseph, David and Louie Shaheen.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 12pm Friday, March 15, 2019 at St. Malachy’s Church, Sherburne.
Interment in St. Malachy’s Cemetery will be at a later date.
Friends are invited to call at the Burgess & Tedesco Funeral Home, 10 S. Main St., Sherburne on Thursday from 6-8pm. The rosary will be recited at 6pm.
Contributions in his memory may be made to St. Malachy’s Church, PO Box 722, Sherburne, NY 13460
Read Less

To plant a memorial tree in honor of James J. Shaheen, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Service Details

  • Visitation

    March 14, 2019 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    March 14, 2019 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Burgess & Tedesco Funeral Homes, Inc., Sherburne
    10 South Main St.
    SHERBURNE, NY 13460
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Funeral Mass

    March 15, 2019 | 12:00pm
    March 15, 2019 12:00pm
    St. Malachy's Church
    East State St.
    Sherburne, NY 13460
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Fr. Darr Schoenhoffen
  • Interment

    St. Malachy's Cemetery
    School St.
    SHERBURNE, NY 13460
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email


We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of James here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence
Plant a Tree in Memory of James
A proud partner of Honoring a Life
0 trees have been planted in memory of James J. Shaheen

mcdaniel family

Posted at 06:57pm
Extending our sincerest condolences.


Posted at 12:23pm
My condolences to the family. Please be comforted by the bibles promise of the resurrection. John 5:28,29, Acts 24:15.

Mark & Cindy Osowski Gardiner

Posted at 03:23pm
Love, hugs, thoughts and prayers are with you all and cherish all of the great times and memories that you shared!

Posted at 04:03pm
Dear Mary, Cyndi, Dick, Michael and family,
How saddened we are to hear of your loss. Jim will be remembered in our daily prayers. May he rest in peace. With our deepest sympathy, Frank and Bonnie Bianchi
P. S. Didn't know Jim and Frank shared the same birthday, 3/7!
God bless all of you in this most difficult time.

Courtney Abbruzzese

Posted at 08:47pm
Kris, Jayson. Cyndi, Dick, Mary and family I'm so sorry for your loss. Losing a loved one is never easy especially when they've been a part of our life for so long are all in my thoughts and prayers love you very much.

Photos & Videos

Photo Album