Graveside services for family and friends of James A. Dickinson Jr. will be 11 am Wednesday, April 24th at the family homestead, 14255 Co. Rt. 91, Town of Ellisburg.

Arrangements are with the Carpenter-Stoodley Funeral Home, Belleville.

Mr. Dickinson passed away Friday, April 19th, 2013 at his home.

He was born at the family home and current residence on Co.Rt 91, a son to James and Margaret Gardner Dickinson, Sr. He was educated in Belleville Central School. Jim worked many construction projects as a pipe fitter throughout New York State for many years until retiring in 1986.

Jim married Mary Jean Ballou in 1960.  She passed away at their home on November 4, 1998.

He is survived by his wife Brenda Sinclair Dickinson, Adams; three sons, Jeffrey A., Parish; Kenneth J., Albion; and Daniel L. (Laurie) of Adams; two daughters Debra (Daniel) Saucier, Albion; Jennifer (Adrian) Englert, Florida; 18 grandchildren and many great grandchildren; a brother Fred, Arizona; a sister, Joyce (Vern) Rivers, Rochester; many nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by two brothers, Jerry and Jack.

Online condolences may be made at www.carpenterstoodley.com.