James A. Lord, 74

James A. Lord, 74, passed away on Monday, Aug. 6, 2012, at Samaritan Health Care Center. He was born on Nov. 22, 1937, to Nathan and Lorraine (nee Scheele).

Jim was a 25-year member of Loyal Order of Moose. He loved sports, especially the Green Bay Packers and NASCAR racing. He also enjoyed spending time at the casinos.

He is survived by his loving wife, Carol (nee Krause); children, James (special friend, Leah), Pamela, Mark (Mykala), Amy, Cindy, Krista, and Karen (Brian); 11 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; sister, Kathleen (Vernon) Roell; and brother, Fred (Cathy). He is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He is preceded in death by his parents; brother, Thomas; and great-grandson, Devohn.

The funeral service will be held on Thursday, Aug. 9, 2012, at 6 p.m. at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel (1420 W. Paradise Drive) with Chaplain Cheryl Matusiak presiding. The visitation will be at the funeral home on Thursday, Aug. 9, from 4-6 p.m.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff on the second floor and the therapy department of the Samaritan Health Care Center for their compassionate care.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family;
(262) 338-2050