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Obituary for James H. "Jim" Scafe


James H. "Jim" Scafe, 70, of Bangor, passed away Friday, September 30, 2011, at Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center, La Crosse.
He was born April 21, 1941, in La Crosse to Harry and Elaine (Koopman) Scafe.  Jim was a veteran of the United States Navy.  He was employed as a welder for many years in various places throughout the United States.
Survivors include three children, Sandy (Rick) Pointer, Dan (Sandi) Scafe, and Tom Scafe, all of Michigan; 10 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; one brother, Wayne (Eva) Scafe; one sister, Judy (Joe) Paul; and nieces and nephews.  He was preceded in death by his parents; a daughter, Mickey Moon; and an infant sister, JoAnn Scafe.
Funeral services will be Wednesday, October 5, 2011, at 1:00 p.m. at Jandt-Fredrickson Funeral Home, (Jostad Chapel), 121 N. Youlon St., West Salem.  Burial will be in Burns Cemetery, rural Bangor, with military honors by the Anderson-Good American Legion Post 40 of Bangor and the U.S. Navy Funeral Honor Guard.  Friends may call at the funeral home on Wednesday from 12:00 p.m. until the time of service.  Memorials are preferred.  Online condolences may be sent at www.jandtfredrickson.com.