James C. Waters
1950 - 2020
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James C. Waters

Age 70, of Hartland, WI, passed peacefully into the arms of Jesus on Monday, October 26, 2020, from a rare neuromuscular disease.

Jim was born on August 2, 1950, in Milwaukee, WI. He graduated from Brookfield East High School and earned a bachelor's degree in Business from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. He married Cynthia in Eleva, WI on October 15, 1977. He enjoyed working in sales and management at Waters Industrial Supply, Inc. and was a member of Elmbrook Church in Brookfield, WI for 30+ years. Jim also had a long list of hobbies that included running, camping, hunting (deer and pheasant), boating, snow-skiing, traveling, attending Packer games, playing with his golden retrievers, and doting on his grandchildren.

Jim is survived by wife, Cindy; children, Kristen (Micah), Katie (Geth), Jim (Kaaren), and eight beloved grandchildren; mother, Vivian; brother, Bob Jr. (Jean); sister, Mary (Dennis), and multiple nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by father, Robert, Sr., and brother, Bruce.

A celebration of Jim's life will be held at a later date. Private interment at Lisbon Merton Union Cemetery.

Jim and Cindy volunteered and tutored children at the Milwaukee Rescue Mission for many years. Memorials can be made in his memory at


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Published in Milwaukee Journal Sentinel from Nov. 20 to Nov. 22, 2020.
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November 24, 2020
To Jim's family. So sorry to hear about Jim's passing. Jim was a good guy with a great sense of humor. I did enjoy my time working at Water's Industrial. RIP Jim

Joanne Esser
November 21, 2020
jim we have spent a great deal of time together threw good Times and bad.
jim is a dévoted family man and husband to cindy.
you walk into his office and the wall where loaded down with pictures. and when we went out to sales calles jim always talked about the love and dévotion to family.jim i will miss the sales calles and hunting trips.
i know your at a better place now golfing with dad don bruce. save a placé for me and i will try and hold the fort down here.

bob waters
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