James Wiebrand, 72, of Spring Valley

James “Jim” Lavern Wiebrand, 72, of Spring Valley, died Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018, at Saint Marys in Rochester. 

He was born on March 18, 1946, in Dexter.

He married Joleen Thompson on Nov. 14, 1981. They were married for 37 years.

He enjoyed spending time with family. He liked making up songs on his guitar, dancing to country western music and watching old movies. He worked as a garbage man and delivered for Post Bulletin. 

He is survived by his wife, Joleen; his little girl, Meme; nephew, Mike (Tammy) Wiebrand of Rochester; brother-in-law, Gordy Thompson; sister, Shirley Dorr; lots of aunts and uncles and several nieces and nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews.

He was preceded in death by his brothers Vern, Wes, Billy and Bob and sister Dort Stuckey.

A celebration of life for him will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 19, at 316 Hillcrest Dr., Spring Valley. 

Condolences may be left at www.Hindtfuneralhomes.com.