James "Jim" Willard Brokaw
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