Jim’s family includes his children, David Van (Peggy) Moore of Oskaloosa; Joy Lou Ann (Ron) Denison of Thornburg and James Ace (Meghan) Moore of Somerset, Wis.; grandchildren: Joy Dee Xan and her husband Mike Mooney of Wayne, W.V.; Jace Vance (Courtney) Denison of Olathe, Kan., and his “little” Moores, Xavier Ignatius, Cora Fallon, Finian Arthyr, Zelda Hyacinth and Lorcan Nollaig, all of Somerset, Wis.; his great-grandchildren, Alexa Lou and Drake Michael Mooney; and his sister, Norma Gasperi of Des Moines.
In addition to his parents, Jim was preceded in death by Greta Lou just three months prior to his death and a brother-in-law, Ray Gasperi.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Garland-Van Arkel-Langkamp Funeral Chapel; Rev. Mike Conn of the Gibson White Oak Presbyterian Church. Burial will be in Sixteen Cemetery near Thornburg with military honors by the Oskaloosa Honor Guard.
Open visitation will be held from noon to 6 p.m. Friday. Visitation with the family present will be from 1 p.m. to service time on Saturday.
Memorials may be made to the Shriner’s Hospital.
Memories and condolences may be made by visiting the online obituary guest book at www.gvlfuneralchapel.com.