James "Jimbo" Giasson
AUGUSTA -- James "Jimbo" Giasson, 50, died on Oct. 1, 2011 at the Veterans Hospital in Togus after a long illness.
He was born on Dec. 12, 1960 in Rumford, son and Arthur Giasson Sr. and Emma (St. Pierre) Giasson. He was educated in Rumford schools and served in the U.S. Army after high school.
He was employed as postal worker in Rumford for many years until the time of his disability. A resident of Rumford all his life, he was a member of St. Athanasius-St. John Parish.
Survivors include a son, Jonathan of Rumford; brothers, Arthur and wife, Jane of Rumford, Thomas and wife, Zandria of Canaan, Harvey of Clinton, Timothy of Mexico; and sister, Linda and husband, David Breau of Augusta; eight nieces and nephews; and seven great-nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his parents.
Interment and services with military honors will be held at the Maine Veteran's Memorial Cemetery at a later date.