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James P. Mulheron

James P. Mulheron

James “Jim” P. Mulheron age 93 of Menomonie, passed away on Saturday October 3, 2020 at the Heritage of Elmwood Nursing Home in Elmwood.

Jim was born October 23, 1926 at home on the family farm at Farm Hill, rural Elmwood.  He was the son of Clarence and Frances (Hei) Mulheron.  Jim graduated from Elmwood High School.  Jim farmed on the family farm.  He married Gloria Jean Styer August 11, 1952 in Eau Galle.  In 1957 they moved to Menomonie where Jim began working for Sanna Dairies in Menomonie and retired in 1988. 

Jim loved to play cards, shoot pool and was an avid bowler.

Jim is survived by his wife, Gloria Jean; a daughter, Debra (Bill) Marek of Roberts; two grandchildren, B.J. (Melanie) Marek, Nicole Marek and many nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.

He is preceded in death by a brother, Claire, four sisters, Virginia Fesenmaier, Ethel Bauer, Kathleen Bauer and Cleo Diemert.

Funeral services will be 2:00 PM Friday October 9, 2020 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Menomonie with Rev. John Mano officiating.  Burial will be at Sacred Heart Cemetery-Farm Hill, rural Elmwood at a later date.

Visitation will be held one hour prior to services at the church on Friday.

Condolences

  1. Duane Gjerning

    We loved you James Mulheron. You were the adopted parent and grandparent to me and my children. You celebrated all our family events with us and were a true friend. Our Sympathy to Jean, Deb and all the family.

  2. Travis Gjerning

    My parents would often play cards with Jim and Jean and I remember frequently visiting their home while I grew up. I was in awe of the pool table in the basement. Rumor has it I would run around the card table when I was really young and announce who had the joker during the games of 500 which probably didn't make Jim too happy. Indirectly, he probably has had some influence on my own 500 game today. Jim wasn't afraid to talk and I have fond memories of him. My condolences go out to Jean, Deb, and the rest of his family. He will be missed.

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