James Craig "Coach" Neswadi, 66 years old, passed on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 in Avon, CT. James was born on September 1, 1952 in Bayshore Long Island New York. He was the youngest of three children. He is preceded in death by his Father, John (1996), Mother, Blossom (2012) and Niece Galyn (1971).
James grew up on Michael Road in Orchard Park. He received his formal education in Orchard Park, NY and loved playing football for the Quakers. His favorite sports teams were the Buffalo Bills and Buffalo Sabres. He loved a variety of outdoor activities with his family and best friend Mike. James loved music and could be seen country line dancing. He loved his church family at the Evangel Assembly of God. He loved serving the Lord and others in his church from ushering, and making the landscaping beautiful for all to enjoy. He worked for Perry’s Ice Cream, Mueller Energy, Evangel Assembly of God and Hertz car rental.
James leaves to cherish his loving memory his four children: Kristy L. Neswadi of Lancaster, NY; Andrea K. Neswadi of Bloomfield, CT; Amy B. Burns (Daniel) of Forest Park, OH and James J. Neswadi (Elizabeth) of Elma, NY; his brother John Neswadi (Suzanne) of Erie, CO and sister Barbara Adkison (Jim) of Tulsa, OK; seven grandchildren, Rachelle, Karalynn, Dominick, Matteo, Noah, Adelaide and Julianna and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Services will be held at Evangel Assembly of God on Saturday June 1, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at 8180 Greiner Road Williamsville, NY followed by Internment at 3:00 p.m. at East Marion Cemetery located at 195 Cemetery Road East Marion, NY. In lieu of flowers the family is asking for donations be sent in James’ honor to the American Diabetes Association in Amherst, NY.
Isaiah 40:31 But they that wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run and not be weary and they shall walk and not faint.