IOWA CITY – James F. Danuser, 55, of Iowa City, Iowa, died unexpectedly Aug. 17, 2013, at his home in Iowa.
Born Aug. 22, 1957, in Sycamore, the son of James Danuser and Kathleen (Kirchmann) Geen, Jim was raised in Sycamore but later the family moved to Galena, and he graduated with the class of 1975.
He joined the U.S. Navy
after high school and served aboard the ship USS Haley as an electrician for two years. After this he graduated from the University of Iowa
. He currently was the Wide Area Network Supervisor for Region II VA Hospitals.
He loved boating, fishing and smoking cigars on the beach at his Florida home. He also loved going to the movies with his son, Uland. Jim will be missed greatly by his family.
Jim is survived by his wife, Teresa Kolz-Danuser of Epworth Iowa; son, Uland of Iowa City; father, James Danuser of Stuart, Fla.; mother, Kathleen (Art) Geen of Port Richey, Fla.; three sisters, Darlene (Robert) Clark of Louisville, Ky., Denise Katt of Effingham, Dawn (Jeremy) Geen of Port Richey; one brother, Mark (Angie) of Effingham; and several nieces and nephews.
His funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 24, at St. Mary's Catholic Church, 244 Waterman St., in Sycamore, with the Rev. Frank Timar, M.S.C., celebrating. Burial will be at St. Peter and Paul Cemetery in Virgil. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, at Butala Funeral Home and Crematory in Sycamore, with a wake service being recited at 7:30 p.m.
For information or to sign the online guest book, visit www.ButalaFuneralHomes.com
or call 815-895-2833.