|James Arthur Loehr
August 14, 1934–December 11, 2014
|James A. Loehr, age 80, died Thursday, December 11, 2014 at his home in Hale following an extended illness.
Funeral services were held Monday morning, December 15, 2014 at the New Life Four Square Church, Anamosa. Friends called from 4 until 7 Sunday at the church and after 9:30 on Monday. Rev. T. N. Taylor officiated at the services. Goettsch Funeral home, Anamosa was in charge of the arrangements.
Surviving are his wife, Doris; six children, Monica Loehr, Cleveland, Ohio, Carol Schminkey, Muscatine, Nathan (Suzanne) Loehr, Anamosa, Michael (Betsy) Loehr, Donahue, Matthew (Pam) Loehr, Bettendorf, Bryan (Jody) Loehr, DeKalb, Illinois; thirteen grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
James Arthur Loehr was born August 14, 1934 at Iowa City, Iowa. He was the son of George A. and Bessie (Underwood) Loehr. He received his education in the Stone City Schools.
James married Doris Seeley on November 1, 1954 at Anamosa, Iowa. He served in the United States Army during the Korean War.
Following his return from service the couple lived in Morley for a brief time and then moved to Hale in 1962. James worked at the Stone City Quarry, and at the Alias Chalmers plant in Cedar Rapids. He was employed at P & H Harnischfeger in Cedar Rapids as a welder for thirty-three years. He retired in 1985.
Submitted by: Janet A. Brandt
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