JAMES F. BROKER (Age 88)
Passed away peacefully at Rockville Nursing Home on Wednesday, May 1, 2013. Born September 2, 1925 in Fergus Falls, Minnesota, son of Dr. Walter S. and Marie (Barrett) Broker, James graduated from Wadena High School and attended the University of Minnesota
. He served in the U.S Army during the Korean War
followed by a career with Illinois Bell Telephone Company as a data programmer. He and his wife, Virginia (Owens) later moved to Golden, Colorado, where they lived until her death in 2003 after which he moved to the Washington DC area to be closer to family and friends. James is survived by his sisters, Jean (Broker) Schertler of Potomac, Maryland, Helen Broker of Roseburg, Oregon and numerous nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be held privately along the Oregon Coast.