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James Enga

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James Enga

MADISON - James N. Enga, 77, died Wed., April 27, 2016, at Avera Heart Hospital, Sioux Falls.

Funeral Services 11 AM Sat. at St. John Lutheran Church. Burial will be at Hope Lutheran Cemetery, Minneota, MN.

James Ned Enga was born Nov. 14, 1938, to Aksel and Emma (Nelson) Enga. He graduated from Minneota High School, Minneota, MN. He served in the U.S. Air Force at Kelly AFB in San Antonio, TX. He attended St. Mary's University, San Antonio; Winona State University, and Dakota State University. He married Eleanor Williams on Jan. 27, 1968, at Madison.

Survivors include his wife, Eleanor of Madison; two sons, James (Andrea) of Madison and David (Jennifer) of Chantilly, VA; two daughters, Karin (James) Morey of Sioux Falls and Karla (David) Tibbits of Keizer, OR; 7 grandchildren, Joshua & Emma Morey, and Sarah, Amanda, Emily, Noah & Caleb Enga; 3 step grandchildren; 5 step great-grandchildren; sisters, Annette (Wayne) Fehrman of Lake Benton, MN and Mary Westphal of Minneota, MN; brothers-in-law, Ronald Williams, Darrold (Dianne) Williams and Steven (Linda) Williams; sisters-in-law, Joan (Dennis) Degen and Carol (Glenn) Cornell; many nieces & nephews; and special friends, Terry and Joyce Peterson of Winona, MN.

Jim was preceded in death by his parents; infant daughter, Maren; brother, John; sister, Arlene Claeys; brother-in-law, John Claeys and sister-in-law, Shirley Williams.

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Published in The Argus Leader on Apr. 30, 2016
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