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Jess LeSage

By Joshua Smith
Jess LeSage

Stafford - Jess LeSage, 50, from Stafford, New York, passed away on Sunday, April 7, 2024 at home with his family.

Jess was born Thursday, December 27th, 1973 in Batavia, New York, a son of Sue (Vile) LeSage and the late Thomas "Poppy Tom" LeSage.

Jess took great pride in his employment at Liberty Pumps. Jess was dedicated to being a father to his boys Jason and Logan, always there teaching, supporting, and being involved in everything they did. Jess was also a bonus dad to Hayley Bouck, who started dating his son Jason in 2020.

Jess had a love and connection with his birds; chickens, ducks, geese, and his turkey. He spent the last years raising them, breeding them, and sharing his knowledge about them with everyone.

Jess was a one of a kind, a good-hearted person who brought love to so many.

Surviving are his wife, Melissa (Cofran) LeSage; sons, Jason Thomas-Fitzgerald LeSage and Logan Robert-Clayton LeSage; bonus daughter, Hayley Bouck; mother, Sue (Vile) LeSage; sisters, Melinda (Quaintance) LeSage, Lisa (Smith) LeSage, Emilie (Moss) LeSage, and Tracy LeSage; and mother-in-law, Nancy Cofran. Jess is also survived by many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Jess was preceded in death by his father, Thomas LeSage; grandmother, June Vile; a sister, Missy LeSage; a brother, Jason LeSage; and his nephew, Joshua Quaintance.

There will be a Celebration of Life on Saturday, April 27, from 1:00 to 3:00 PM at Liberty Pumps in Bergen, New York. Everyone is welcome.

Memorials may be sent to his family: The LeSage Family, 5751 Horseshoe Lake Road, Stafford, NY 14143.

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Arrangements for Jess were entrusted to the H.E. Turner & Co. Funeral Home, Bergen, (585) 494-1210.

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