James Jones Van Sickle III

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James Jones Van Sickle III

January 31, 1943 - February 05, 2019

James Jones Van Sickle III PORT ORANGE, Fla. โ€” It is with great sorrow we announce that James J. Van Sickle III of Port Orange, went to be with the Lord on Feb 5, 2019.
Jim was born on Jan. 31, 1943, in Cumberland. He graduated from Allegany High School in 1961.
Jim honorably served his country in the United States Air Force for four years, he was honorably discharged in 1965.
Jim was a supervisor at the Celanese plant, in Cumberland, for 19 years.
He relocated to Florida in 1984 with his loving wife, Nancy, of 38 years.
Jim proudly served as Sargent at the Tomoka Correctional Institution, for 22 years until his retirement in 2007.
Jim loved living in Florida. He was passionate about golfing with friends, also enjoyed working out at the local Gym. He met friends at a local diner and enjoyed the commarade of friends. He was an avid sports fan, especially University of Maryland basketball.
Jim was proceded in death by his parents, James J. Van Sickle II and Millie Van Sickle.
In addition to his wife Nancy, he is survived by his devoted daughter, Tina Van Sickle of Cumberland; stepdaughters, Christina Fortner of Covington, Ohio, Debra Abbott of Yorktown, Va., and Jamie White of Cumberland, Linda Foo and husband, Sonny, of Delaware. He is also survived by two nephews, several step grandchildren and great grandchildren.
A memorial service, with full military honors, will be held at Rocky Gap Veterans Cemetery on Feb. 15, 2019, at 11 a.m.
Published on February 7, 2019
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5 posts

Sandy Stickley Andrews
Feb 09, 2019
Nancy, I am so sorry for the loss of your husband. My prayers are with you and your family.
Nancy Van Sickle
Feb 09, 2019
My heart is forever broken!๐Ÿ’”
Forever in my thoughts
Forever in my heart๐Ÿ’•
Sue Webster, Sergeant (Retired)
Feb 08, 2019
Sgt. Van Sickle you will be missed! You were one of the best Sergeants at Tomoka C.I. You had a heart of gold and was a very special man! My condolences to the family, I am so sorry for your loss!
Tina Marie Van Sickle
Feb 08, 2019
My first love
My first hero
Always my Daddy!
Barry burns
Feb 08, 2019
one of my childhood buddies ! we had so much fun. ..my condolences to his family