Martha L. James, known by many as “Lois”, of Mora, died on Saturday, June 14 at the St. Clare Living Community in Mora. She was 101 years old.
FUNERAL SERVICE will be held at 11:00 am. on Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at the Mora United Methodist Church.
VISITATION will be on Tuesday from 5-7 pm. at Akkerman-Ingebrand Funeral Home and one hour prior to the service on Wednesday at Church.
INTERMENT will be in the Oakwood cemetery in Mora, MN
Martha Lois James passed away at the age of 101 on Saturday, June 14, at the St. Clare Living Community of Mora.
She was born to Samuel and Mildred Ziegler on March 22, 1913 in Ogilvie, MN. She was the oldest of six children. She was united in marriage on May 17, 1933 to Robert James. Since 1950 they resided in Mora.
She enjoyed camping, reading, sewing and playing games. Most of all, she enjoyed spending time with family and friends. She was an active member of the United Methodist Church in Mora.
She was preceded in death by her parents, brother, sister, husband, daughter and grandson.
She is survived by son, Gerald James, and wife, Bev; son-in-law, Richard Becker; sisters: Marian McNally, Harriet Thompson, Dorothy Carroll; Grandchildren: Delila, Tammy, Todd, Brian, Michael, Laurell, Anne and Dean; Great-Grandchildren: Levi, Lali, Ben, Lauren, Taylor, Brandon, Danielle, Mitchell, William, Christopher, Ashley, Alyssa, Erich and Dylan; Great-Great Grandchildren: Isabelle, Emmalyn and Jakob.
Funeral services were held at the United Methodist Church in Mora on Wednesday, June 18, 2014 with Rev. Robert Kendall officiating. Interment was at Oakwood Cemetery in Mora, MN. Arrangements were by Akkerman-Ingebrand Funeral Home in Mora, MN.