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1 of 31 | Posted by: STEVE GOODMAN - ISRAEL

“Dear Martha: I am very sorry for your loss. It was a horrific tragedy that should not have happened. He is at peace with GOD! Take good care of...Read More »
2 of 31 | Posted by: Cynthia Starzyk - Chicopee, MA

“David and family.I am so very sorry for your loss.I can't help remark on a life so well lived.James will be missed as much as he gave to this world;...Read More »
3 of 31 | Posted by: Greg Alexander - New York, NY

“So sorry to hear the news of the parachuting accident. There are never appropriate words to convey at a time like this other than my thoughts and...Read More »
4 of 31 | Posted by: Jeffrey Messer - New Smyrna Beach, FL

“What a great guy. Always friendly to everyone and would keep you laughing all the time. He was a great friend and father to his children. You will...Read More »
5 of 31 | Posted by: Cathy Smith - East Windsor, CT

“Shall sorely miss Jim's quiet & pleasing personality. He's easily to be entreated with and loves to boast that Starbucks coffee is far superior to...Read More »
6 of 31 | Posted by: A friend

“Karen Your whole family is in my thoughts-his Holy Spirit will carry him to new heights as he watches over the people he has loved Lynda Wheat ”
7 of 31 | Posted by: lynda wheat - camillus, NY

“Dear Martha and Jim's family,I am still in shock over the loss of this one of a kind friend. I came to know and admire Jim over the past few years...Read More »
8 of 31 | Posted by: David Refermat

“Dearest Martha,My heart breaks for you and for his family. I am so sorry you lost your beloved. Sending you my heart felt sympathy and love.JoAnn ”
9 of 31 | Posted by: JoAnn Smith - Amherst, MA

“Thoughts of deepest sympathy to Jim's loving family & friends alike... He was a one of a kind man with an endless, wild appetite for the most out of...Read More »
10 of 31 | Posted by: Kathryn Domingos - Chicopee, MA

“"Once you have tasted the Taste of Sky, You will forever Look Up" ~ Leonardo Da VinceCondolences to family, friends, colleagues and loved ones.....Read More »
11 of 31 | Posted by: Lucinda, Victor & Dylan Rodriguez - MA

“I am still in shock. I was Jim's first partner on the Pelham Police Department. we were a real team and knew each others thoughts and actions before...Read More »
12 of 31 | Posted by: Laura (Everett) Losty - MA

“The Pitzer family at K9 Kapers was very sorry to hear of your loss. James was a kind individual who very clearly loved his dogs and his family. You...Read More »
13 of 31 | Posted by: Sandi Pitzer - Agawam, MA

“Dear Isabel and Nick, I was saddened by the news of your dad. My deepest sympathy to you both. You are in my prayers as you journey through these...Read More »
14 of 31 | Posted by: Miss Leclair - St. Mary,s Academy

“Broken hearted for Jim's family. To me..he was the MOST interesting man in the world! Loved our get togethers at ..the Border. We talked about family...Read More »
15 of 31 | Posted by: Oreste Varela - East Longmeadow, MA

“Clear skies, Jim. ”
16 of 31 | Posted by: Dave Cooke - E.Longmeadow, MA

17 of 31 | Posted by: TONY PITEO - AGAWAM, MA

“Dear Martha and Family, You are all in our thoughts and prayers. Sending are most sincere condolences out to you and the family. So deeply...Read More »
18 of 31 | Posted by: Signatures Cafe - Springfield, MA

“"May the love of family and friends bring you all peace and comfort in such a trying time" ”
19 of 31 | Posted by: Laddie Gray - Davenport, FL

“Dear Nicholas and Isabel,We were so sorry to hear of your loss. Please let us know if there is anything we can do to help at this time. Please accept...Read More »
20 of 31 | Posted by: Cerrato Family - West Springfield, MA

“I hear your voice in this obituary, Karen Hansmann, and I see you in his face. Sending thoughts to your family. ”
21 of 31 | Posted by: Nancy Stenberg - EASTHAMPTON, MA

“I worked at Barnes and Noble cafe when I was in college and met Jim, while I worked there. Even though I did not know him well, I admired the family...Read More »
22 of 31 | Posted by: Sarah - Springfield, MA

“Dear Isabel and family, we are so so sorry to hear about this tragic news. We feel blessed that we got to meet your dad and talk with him on occasion...Read More »
23 of 31 | Posted by: Jennifer Cushman - MA

“He will be truly missed... I'm so happy I got the chance to meet him and share conversations and laughter with him. My deepest condolences go out to...Read More »
24 of 31 | Posted by: Miriam Pinto - W Springfield, MA

“Thinking of you all at this time. Nancy, David, Bobby and Scott and your families,you are all in my thoughts and prayers. ”
25 of 31 | Posted by: A friend

“So sorry for your family's loss. -George & Bobbi Mabb ”
26 of 31 | Posted by: A friend

“Karen, I am sorry for your loss. my condolences to you and your family . sincerely Jackie ”
27 of 31 | Posted by: jacklyn roman - chicopee, MA

“Nancy, David, Rob and Scott,I am so sorry for the loss of a wonderful son and brother. I wish you peace in the difficult days to come and the hope...Read More »
28 of 31 | Posted by: Lois Coffey - West Springfield, MA

“My deepest and most sincere condolences to your family for this untimely loss. ”
29 of 31 | Posted by: Alicia Fleming - Chicopee, MA

“Dear Hansmann family, We are shocked and saddened by the loss of you beloved son & brother. Please accept our deepest condolences. May your happy...Read More »
30 of 31 | Posted by: - West Springfield, MA

“I am deeply saddened by the news of the passing of James Hansmannn. My thoughts and prayers are with his entire family. ”
31 of 31 | Posted by: Neil Brown - Springfield, MA

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James was born on November 28, 1954 and passed away on Sunday, June 11, 2017.

James was a resident of Springfield, Massachusetts at the time of passing.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to: Connecticut Parachutist Inc., 360 Somers Road, Ellington, CT 06029.