Passed away peacefully with family at his side on Friday, September 24, 2021, at the age of 90. Devoted husband of Margaret (nee Reese) for 59 years. Loving father of Margo (Bob) O’Brien Hokanson, James (Kelly) O’Brien, and Linda O’Brien McConkey. Proud grandpa of Ben and Lauren. Jim will also be missed by many other family and friends.
Jim loved his family and friends with all his heart. His generous nature, the many amazing stories he told of a life well lived, and his gift for connecting with everyone he met will live on in our memories forever.
Preceded in death by beloved sisters Dolores and Joan.
The family would like to extend its thanks to Jim’s dear nurse and friend Cheryl Eckoldt and to Zilber Family Hospice for their compassionate care.
In lieu of flowers, memorials appreciated to Aurora at Home Zilber Family Hospice or the Humane Society of Wisconsin.
Private services will be held.