James L. “Jim” Houseman

James L. “Jim” Houseman, 68, formerly of Sherman and Cherry Creek, N.Y., died Monday, May 21, 2018, at the Dunkirk Rehabilitation and Nursing Center (formerly Absolut of Dunkirk.)

Jim is survived by his three sisters: Jenneane L. Little Poledna of Mayville, Mary Barnes of Brocton and Laurie Roberts of Ohio. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews; and close friend, Tim Corson.

He is preceded in death by his father, LaVerne O. Houseman; his mother, Audrey Patchin Houseman; and his sister, Margaret “Peggy” Toy.

Jim attended Sherman and Chautauqua Schools. Jim worked as furniture maker for Klings, Crawford and Sterling Furniture Companies. He loved Chinese food, antiques and he also loved to dance.

A private graveside service will be held at the convenience of the family. On-line condolences may be made at larsontimko funeralhome.com.

Arrangements by David J. Dengler, LARSON- TIMKO Funeral Home.