James McGowan

Obituary of James R. McGowan

Peacefully on February 27, 2022, at the age of 84. Survived by his wife Carol; children, Douglas (Julie), Thomas (Susan); grandchildren, Matthew, Megan, Talitha, Evan, Saoirise, Benjamin, Hadassah, Rory; brother, Judson (Michelle) McGowan.  

James was a long-time resident of Spencerport. He designed, built, and operated Buttonwood Golf Course and McGowan Landscaping. 


Visitation will be held on Friday, March 4th from 4-7 pm at the funeral home, 15 West Ave. Spencerport.


Memorial Service is on Saturday, March 5th at 11:00 am, City Hope Wesleyan Church, 2070 Long Pond Rd., Rochester.


In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Spencerport Wesleyan Church, 2653 Nichols St Spencerport, NY 14559 or Aurora House, 2495 S. Union St. Spencerport, NY 14559 in James memory.




Time with the family

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Friday, February 4, 2022
Walker Brothers Funeral Home
15 West Avenue
Spencerport, New York, United States

Memorial Service

11:00 am
Saturday, February 5, 2022
City Hope Church
2070 Long Pond Rd.
Rochester, New York, United States
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