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James G. Probst

November 9, 1952 — September 17, 2021

James G. Probst

James G. Probst, age 68, of Silver Lake, NY and Hilton Head, SC formerly of Buffalo passed away Friday September 17, 2021.
He was born in Buffalo, NY on November 9, 1952 a son of the late James F. and Rita (Piotrowski) Probst..
James was a graduate of Burgard High School in Buffalo and the New York State Police Academy.
He worked with the New York State Police Investigators Division throughout New York State. He retired in 2004 as a Sr. Investigator from Zone#1 in Lockport, New York.
He was a member of the New York State Police Investigators Association. He enjoyed golfing, boating, spending time with his grandchildren and just enjoyed life.
He is survived by his wife: Susan L. (Barbartiz) Probst whom he married on September 13, 1974, son: Jeffrey Probst of Wilmington, NC, daughter: Sydney (Paul Gandolfo) Probst of Amherst sister: Kimberly (Thomas) Ersing of Varysburg, sister-in-law: Linda (Christopher) Nowak of Syracuse, 2 granddaughters: Joanna and Louise Gandolfo, along with many nieces, nephews and friends.
Family and friends may call from 3-5pm on Tuesday September 21, 2021at the Eaton-Watson Funeral Home, LLC. 98 North Main St. in Perry where services will follow at 5pm. There will be a Celebration of Life planned for 2022.
(In lieu of flowers) Memorial contributions may be made to any organization of your choice.

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Tuesday, September 21, 2021

3:00 - 5:00 pm (Eastern time)

Eaton-Watson Funeral Home, LLC.

98 North Main Street, Perry, NY 14530

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Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Starts at 5:00 pm (Eastern time)

Eaton-Watson Funeral Home, LLC.

98 North Main Street, Perry, NY 14530

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