James Louis BackusFebruary 9, 1954 ~ December 6, 2017 (age 63)
James Louis Backus, 63, of Sayreville died Dec. 8, 2017 at Raritan Bay Medical Center, Old Bridge. Born and raised in Edison, he lived in Florida for many years, prior to his return to Sayreville.
James was a United States Marine. He was a proud Veteran of the United States Armed Services.
Prior to his retirement, James was an equine trainer. He loved horses and racing.
He is survived by his brother, Robert Backus and his wife Kathy of Parlin.
Graveside services with military honors will be Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 11:30 AM at Brig. Gen. William C. Doyle Memorial Veteran's Cemetery, Wrightstown.