James Bruce Larsen, age 71, of Neenah, passed away Monday, January 6, 2020. He was born March 22, 1948 in Shawano to the late Oscar and Ruby (Miller) Larsen. James graduated from Appleton West High School with the class of 1966. Following graduation, he attended tech school where he studied mechanics and engineering. After his college years, he enlisted in the U.S. Navy where he faithfully served his country for 20 years. Following his military service, Jim worked at ThedaCare Medical Center until his retirement. He was a collector of many things, vehicles being his favorite. There was never a dull moment when Jim was around; he loved to make people happy.
Survivors include his son, Jim; partner of 25 years, Donna; Donna’s daughter, Traci; Traci’s children: Rachel, Taylor, and Brendan; a brother, Jeff Larsen; sister-in-law, Sue Larsen; other relatives and friends.
Jim was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Roger Larsen.
A gathering of family and friends will take place from 12:00 Noon to 3:00 p.m on Friday, January 10, 2020 at Kessler Funeral Home, 304 S. Commercial St., Neenah.
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