John J. Elias (Jim) 

April 24, 1936 April 5, 2014

John J. Elias, age 77, passed away suddenly on April 5, 2014. He was born in Brookfield on April 24, 1936, the son of John Elias and Hazel Frederick Elias. After service in the United States Marines, John married Jane Freeman of Mukwonago. They moved to Tustin, Calif., where John established a concrete-curbing company.

John is survived by Jane, five children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren, his sister, Marjorie (John) Simon, and other relatives and friends.

John will be buried in Riverside National Cemetery, Riverside, Calif.