James R. Bager Jr., 86, a retired roofer for Greenwood Sheet Metal and Roofing, passed away Sunday, December 15, 2019 surrounded by his loving family at Kent Hospital, Warwick. He was the beloved husband of Roselee C. (Cote) Bager for 63 years.
Born in Providence, he was a son of the late James R. and Mary F. (Toth) Bager. James loved spending time with his wife, children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren and will be remembered for his kindness and great sense of humor.
James was the loving father of Mary F. Bager, Laurie J. Leamy (Robert), James R. Bager III, Cindy A. McKitrick (late Alan), Heidi L. Davis (late Jean), Kimberly D. Davenport (Christopher) and Tonya L. Bager. He is also survived by 11 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. He was the brother of Sister Frances Bager, Wendall Bager, Kenneth Bager and the late Diane Kelley and Patricia Smith.
His visitation will be held Thursday, December 19 from 4-7 p.m. with a service at 7 p.m. in Thomas & Walter Quinn Funeral Chapel, 2435 Warwick Avenue, Warwick.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to the American Heart Association, 1 State Street, Suite 200, Providence, RI 02908, would be appreciated. For information and condolences visit theQuinnFuneralHome.com.