James Bothun

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James “Jim” Ernest Bothun, 71, of Suamico, died Sunday, September 8, 2019, at a Green Bay hospital. The son of the late Ernest and Gladys (Fleischauer) Bothun was born May 5, 1948, in Plum City, WI. He graduated in 1966 from Park High School. He married Lynda Schneider on September 16, 1972 at St. Patrick Church in St. Paul, MN. Jim worked in construction management for several different companies for many years, traveling across the United States and Europe. Jim was a member of Peace Lutheran Church. He enjoyed gardening and puttering in his “shop.” His favorite pastime was fishing – he was always ready for the next fishing trip. Jim was an avid Packers fan.

Survivors include his wife, Lynda; children: Lacey (Chris) Blan, Jaime (Troy) Frisque, Charly (Matt) Wilson; eight grandchildren: Celyse, Sarina, Cullen, Carter, Jackson, Keaton, Ella and Kennedy; one sister, Jean (Gaylon) Runeberg, MN; brother-in-law, Tom Wentz, MN; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Ernest and Gladys (Fleischauer) Bothun; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Frank and Elva Schneider; one sister, Nancy Wentz; numerous brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law.

The Memorial Service was held at Peace Lutheran Church (Kunesh) at  6:00 p.m. Thursday, September 19th, Pastor Stuart Dornfeld presiding.