James Willard "Jim" Brokaw(1931 - 2013)

James "Jim" Willard Brokaw

Houston, Texas

Jim Brokaw, 81, passed away in Houston, Texas, Thursday, January 17, 2013.

He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Cora "Marie" Welch Brokaw; sisters Lois Brokaw Campbell and Lillian Brokaw Bray; brothers Jack and John Brokaw; son Richard Brokaw (Kathy); daughter Joline Brokaw Walton (Jim); and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, January 26, at 10:30 a.m., Banks and Beals Funeral Home, 301 South Mary Street, Stronghurst, Illinois. Burial will be at Raritan Cemetery. Friends and family members may attend a visitation on Friday, January 25, from 6 to 8 p.m. Memorial contributions honoring Jim can be sent to Wycliffe Bible Translators at www.wycliffe.org.

Funeral Home

Cashner Funeral Home
801 Teas Road Conroe, TX 77303
(936) 756-2126

Published in Des Moines Register on Jan. 25, 2013