James Davis Stretton, 55, of Westport, died June 4, 2010, at home in the company of his family.

Born in Boston, Mass., on Sept. 24, 1954, he was a resident of Westport for the past 12years. A 1978 graduate of Northeastern University, Stretton was a computer programmer for AT&T.

He is survived by his mother, Betty Stretton of Westport; two sisters, Bernice Slater of Hyde Park, N.Y., and JoAnne Stretton of Bethel; one brother, Thomas E. Stretton Jr. of Long Valley, N.J.; and three nieces and one nephew.

He was predeceased by his father, Thomas E. Stretton.

Graveside services took place in Willowbrook Cemetery. The Harding Funeral Home, 210 Post Road E., Westport, was in charge of arrangements.