James Whitcomb, 90, died July 31.

He was born Aug. 17, 1924, in Morgan, Minn., the son of Frank and Lillian Whitcomb.

He attended St. Anthony Park Leisure Center at St. Anthony Park United Methodist Church and was known by many seniors in the area.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Joyce; sisters, Catherine Larson and Charlotte Kopischke; brothers, Charles Whitcomb and Ralph Whitcomb; and great-great-grandson, Winston. He is survived by his children, Paula Thorn, Pat (Patty) Whitcomb, Nancy (Gary) Ketchel and David Whitcomb; nine grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and sister, Virginia Kopischke.

His memorial service was held Aug. 6 at Bradshaw Funeral Home, with interment at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.

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