Age 55, of Star Prairie formerly of Eau Claire passed away on July 20, 2013, as the result of an unfortunate accident. James was a man of immense moral conviction, kindness, honesty that was demonstrated throughout his life. He did not compromise his faith in God, his love for his wife, Angel and his love of his sons, family and friends. A funeral service will be held at 12 p.m. Noon, on Friday, July 26, 2013, at Peace Lutheran Church, 501 E. Fillmore Ave. in Eau Claire. Visitation will begin at 10 a.m. on Friday at the church. Burial will be in St. Paul's Lutheran Cemetery, Town of Clear Creek. www.lenmarkfh.com

Published in Pioneer Press on July 25, 2013