Reunited with his wife, Elizabeth, on Monday, July 27, 2020, age 88. Devoted dad of James Jr. (Bardomiano Talavera), Edward (Nickola), Joan, and Elaine (Jeffrey) Goedde. Further survived by his cherished grandchildren, great-grandchildren, other relatives and dear friends.
James was very active with the Knights of Columbus where he obtained fourth degree Navigator role. He was proud of the multiple years he represented St. Patrick in the annual Milwaukee Parade. James was involved in many community activities.
Visitation will be held at Krause Funeral Home, 12401 West National Avenue, New Berlin, Wisconsin on Saturday, August 1, 2020, from 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM. Funeral Service at 11:00 AM. Private burial to follow.