James K. LaMountain, 75 of Wynantskill, passed away Tuesday, June 1, 2021 surrounded by his family.
He lived most of his life in Rensselaer and moved to Wynantskill after retiring.
James served in the US Army and worked various jobs throughout the Capital district.
James was also a volunteer firefighter for over 25 years with Pumper #4 in Rensselaer.
He leaves behind his wife of 55 years, Dawn, a son James (Beth) LaMountain and three grandchildren Heather (Jason) Wood, James (Christine) LaMountain, Jr. and Nicole (Clark) Lauer. He was proud Great Grandfather to Clark Jr., Skylar, Hannah and ZoëRae.
Also surviving is his sister Janet Hayes (Jeff - Jimmy’s longtime friend and brother in law) and his brother Rick (Carol) LaMountain.
He also has many nieces, nephews and cousins who loved him dearly.
His wishes were cremation and there will be no calling hours or services.
The Family is being assisted by Simple Choices, Inc.
Anyone wishing to make a donation in his name may do so to:
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
262 Danny Thomas Place
Memphis, TN 38105