James W. Lammers – Manchester – Mix 94.7 KMCH
James W. Lammers, 83, of Manchester, Iowa, died Monday August 1, 2022 at the Good Neighbor Home in Manchester with his sons by his side. Visitation for James will be from 2.30pm to 7.00pm on Thursday August 4, 2022, with a Bible service beginning at 2.00pm at the Bohnenkamp-Murdoch Funeral Home & Cremation Service in Manchester. Christian Funeral Mass will be at 11:00 a.m. on Friday August 5, 2022, with an additional visitation 1 hour before the funeral at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Manchester with
Reverend Gabriel Anderson officiating. Burial with military honors will be in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery, Manchester. Bohnenkamp-Murdoch Funeral Home & Cremation Service is in charge of the arrangements.
James was born October 17, 1938 in Petersburg, Iowa, the son of Elmer and Sylveria (Riesberg) Lammers. He graduated from St. Peter and Paul Catholic School in Petersburg and joined the United States Army where he proudly served our country. James married Janice Klostermann on November 15, 1969 in Edgewood, Iowa, two children were born to this union. He grew most of his life in the Manchester area where he raised his family, retiring in 2009. James was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Manchester. He enjoyed spending time outdoors fishing, working with horses, tinkering with equipment, or watching sports. James especially enjoyed spending time with his family and friends, he will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him.
James is survived by his sons, Scot (Stacey) Lammers of Eaton, Ohio, Doug (Melisa) Lammers of Waverly, Iowa; grandchildren, Griffin, Cole, Carsyn, Justin, William and Jay; siblings, Dan (Carolyn) Lammers and Linda
(James) Thole both of Manchester; and sister-in-law, Lois Lammers of Manchester; as well as many nieces and
He was predeceased by his parents, Elmer and Sylveria Lammers; wife, Janice Lammers; brother, Richard
Lamers; sister Judy Lammers; and his nephew, Brian Lammers.
The family would like to thank Maison Bon Voisin for the care provided to James over the years.
Submissions may be addressed to the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Disease Research.
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