James E. Kryman, 83, of Batavia passed away peacefully on Dec. 15, 2022 at his home. He was born on Oct. 9, 1939, in Batavia, to the late Albert and Orial (Bluman) Kryman. In addition to his parents, Jim is predeceased by twin grandsons, Brandon and Troy Sheeler.
During Jim’s 41 years at Chapin Manufacturing in Batavia, he enjoyed the golf and bowling leagues he was a part of. Even after he retired, Jim continued enjoying being on the golf course almost daily. He treasured his time with his family, especially during the holiday season. Jim’s three grandchildren were the light of his and Joan’s life.
He is survived by his beloved wife of 64 years, Joan (Caborn) Kryman of Batavia; daughter, Traci (Mark) Sheeler of Alexander; 2 sisters, Joyce and Judy; 3 grandchildren, Tyler Sheeler of Batavia, Ryan Sheeler of Alexander and Megan Sheeler of Ft. Meade, Md.
There will be no prior calling hours and Services will be held privately. Jim will be laid to rest in Grandview Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Paul’s Lutheran Church 31 Washington Ave. in Batavia. To leave a message of condolence, please visit www.gilmartinfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements completed by Gilmartin Funeral Home & Cremation Company, Inc.