He was employed by Bethlehem Steel as a mechanical draftsman for more than 30 years, he retired in 1983. Jim was a member of the Patapsco Masonic Lodge 183 in Dundalk for 53 years and served as Worshipful Master in 1978.
Visitation with family will be at the CONNELLY FUNERAL HOME OF DUNDALK, 7110 Sollers Point Road on Friday, Nov. 30, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. A Masonic service with a time for sharing will be held at 8 p.m. on Friday evening at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks for donations in James R. Baskettes’ name to be made to the National Federation of the Blind @ NFB.org.
Online condolences may be shared at: www.connellyfuneralhomeofdundalk.com
JAMES R. BASKETTE