Passineau, James L.
James L. Passineau, age 75, of 7021 Nordstrom Road, Wisconsin Rapids, WI died Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at his home.
Funeral Services are 11:00 AM Friday, June 7, 2013 at Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Town of Sigel, Wood County, WI. Father Robert Nelson will officiate. Visitation will take place at Holy Rosary Church on Friday from 10:00-11:00 AM. Burial will be at the Holy Rosary Parish Cemetery with military rites provided by American Legion Post #485 of Rudolph, WI.
James was born November 9, 1937 in Wisconsin Rapids, WI to Walter and Dorothy (Mancl) Passineau. He married Carol Jean Cartwright on July 6, 1957 in Wisconsin Rapids, WI. James was employed at Consolidated Papers Inc. for 39 years retiring on November 9, 1999.
James served in the U.S. Army from 1956-1966 and then served in the National Guards from 1971- 1982. He was a member of Rudolph American Legion Post #485. James enjoyed hunting, fishing and football.
James is survived by his wife, Carol; three sons, Ken (Linda) Passineau, Duane (Julie) Passineau and Randall (Shelley) Passineau all of Wisconsin Rapids, WI; two daughters, LaDelle Passineau and Lynn (Michael) Munro, both of Wisconsin Rapids, WI; six grandchildren, Betty Jo, Diana, Cory, Marissa, Liliana and Hannah; three great grandchildren, two brothers, Michael Passineau of Nekoosa, WI and Patrick Passineau of Nekoosa, WI and one sister, Diane (Jim) Michels of Wisconsin Rapids, WI.
James was preceded in death by his parents and two grandsons, Caleb and Timothy.
Ritchay Funeral Home in Wisconsin Rapids, WI is handling all arrangements.