James Behrends(1947 - 2013)

James L. Behrends

Sioux Falls- James Lee Behrends, 65, died unexpectedly at his home in San Diego, CA on Saturday Feb 9, 2013.

A memorial service will begin at 2:00 PM on Saturday, Feb 16, 2013 at George Boom Funeral Home in Sioux Falls.

Jim was born in Sioux Falls on May 14, 1947 and lived here until graduating from Washington High School. He then served his country in the Air Force during the Vietnam Era and later returned to South Dakota and attended Dakota State College in Madison, SD. He lived in a few cities in his lifetime and eventually made his home in San Diego. At the time of his death, he was enjoying retirement.

He is survived by his brother, Larry Behrends and his wife, Jeanne, Sioux Falls; 3 step-brothers; 5 step-sisters; and a host of other relatives and friends.

A complete obituary at www.georgeboom.com.


Published in The Argus Leader on Feb. 15, 2013