James H. Simon, 79, retired U.S. Air Force, died Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, in Bridgeport.
Memorial service was Aug. 9 at Hawkins Funeral Home in Bridgeport with the Rev. Paul Cantrell officiating.
James was born May 20, 1934, to Leon and Della (Trimm) Simon in Norwood, N.Y. He married Sharon Irene Parker March 6, 1976, in Homestead, Fla. James served his country and retired from the U.S. Air Force.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Survivors include his wife of 37 years, Sharon Simon of Bridgeport; daughters Sherry Bentley and husband, Wayne, of Bridgeport, and Elizabeth Robinson and husband, Keith Crackwell, of Bedford, England; son Jimi Lee Isenberg and wife, Deanna Gray, of Irving; grandchildren Marcus, Daniel, Tristan, Tracey, Amanda, Jeremy, Brittany, Jamie, James and Zoe; 10 great-grandchildren; brother Lloyd Simon and wife, Maude, of Fort Edward, N.Y.; sister Mary Reynolds of Merritt Island, Fla.; other family members and a host of friends.