WILLIAMSVILLE -- James V. "Jim" Gave,
62, died Friday Feb. 1, 2013, at 4:30 p.m. at his home.
(Below is a copy of
the obituary from the funeral home.)
Williamsville- James V. "Jim" Gave, 62, died at 4:30
p.m. on Friday February 1, 2013 at his home.
Jim was born on July 5, 1950, son of Victor Carl and
Bonnie Jean Harrington Gave in Princeton, MN. He
proudly served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam
War from 1971-75. He later worked for and retired
from the DNR in 2002. Jim was proud of the work he
did with the Lake County Vets, providing help to
fellow Vietnam veterans. Jim was a member of the
Elkhart Christian Church where he served joyfully as
Jim was united in marriage to Carey Rutz on July 8,
2000 in Elkhart. She survives in Williamsville.
Other survivors include his children: Kim Gave, Bret
Gave, Trinity Masters, Paul Gave, and Scott Gave;
sisters: Patty Tisdale, Judy Stewart, and half
brother: LaVerne Gave. He was preceded in death by
Services for Jim will be held at noon on Friday
February 8, 2013 at Elkhart Christian Church. A
visitation will be held from 11-12:00 p.m. on
Friday. Burial will follow the service at Camp
Butler National Cemetery in Springfield. In lieu of
flowers, memorials may be made to the Elkhart
Christian Church for funeral expenses. Funeral
services are entrusted to Fricke-Calvert-Schrader
Funeral Home in Lincoln.