James J Powers, of New City, New York passed away Friday, October 27, 2017. He worked and retired from the NYC Police Department and the worked for the Federal Drug Enforcement Administration and officially retired in 1998. James proudly served with honor in the United States Marine Corps during the Korean War, 1951-1953.
James is predeceased by his wife Lorraine and his graddaughter Caitlin Della Powers. James is survived by his five children, Jack (Kathy), Jim (Valerie), Nancy (Ken), Glenn (Denise). He was also the proud grandfather of Brianne, Tara, Courtney, Carolyn, Kristen, Kieran, Meghan, Kerrin, Ryan, and Erin.
He was laid to rest on October 31, 2017 in a private ceremony.