James Richert, of Mora, died Thursday, February 16, 2012 at his home in Mora. He was 47 years old.
MEMORIAL SERVICE will be held on Monday, February 27, 2012 at 11:00 A.M. at Akkerman-Ingebrand Funeral Home in Mora with Rev. Greg Coop officiating.
MEMORIAL VISITATION will be held one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
James Gene Richert of Mora died at his home Thursday, February 16, 2012. He was 47 years old.
He was born to parents William and Bonnie (Nordahl) Richert on April 16, 1964 at Albert Lea, MN. He attended schools in North Branch and Mora.
James worked at various construction jobs and EPC in Mora. He was always willing to help anyone. He became an avid gardener and shared the bounty with all his friends and family. He had a keen interest in old tractors and machinery, and also in restoring them. He enjoyed the tractor rides with family and friends in a special trailer that he designed. Jim kept a positive attitude even through the tough times, and was happy spending time with friends, family, and little buddy, Caden.
James was preceded in death by his brothers, Michael Sr. and David, and special aunt, Barbie.
He is survived by his son, Taylor James Richert of Mora, parents, and brother, Jeff Richert or Mora; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.