October 10 1939 June 04 2019
James K. Halbig October 10, 1939 – June 04, 2019 Share this obituary Sign Guestbook| Send Sympathy Card James K. Halbig, 79, of Toledo, passed away Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at Unity Point Health in Marshalltown. He had been a resident at the Iowa Veterans Home and was recently under the care of Iowa River Hospice. Visitation will be held Friday, June 7, 2019 from 5-7 PM at Kruse-Phillips Funeral Home in Tama with Military Honors at 7 PM. James was born on October 10, 1939, in Spokane, WA, the son of Virgil and Esther Halbig. He graduated from high school in Spokane, WA and completed two years of college in the Marines. James served his country in the U.S. Marines for twenty years serving three tours in Vietnam. After retiring from the Armed Services, he worked at Tama Pack and had a computer shop. On February 14, 1998, he was united in marriage to Laurie Stringer at the Community of Christ Church in Tama. James enjoyed working on computers. He was a long time member of the local Community Band and the Iowa Veterans Military Band. Later in life, he loved spending time with his children. Survivors include his wife, Laurie of Toledo; his children, Debbie (Kenny) Galloway of Scotland, James Halbig Jr. of South Carolina, Kevin (Janelle) Halbig of Oklahoma, Angie (Mike) Gilbertson of Henderson, NV, Stacey (Dean) Landoni of Lake Havasu, AZ, Tracey O’Brien of Spokane, WA, Jamie (Jesse) Lewis of Toledo, Christine Black (Daniel Rinehart) of Des Moines, and Rebecca Halverson (Andy Catherwood) of Garwin; nineteen grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Preceding him in death were his parents; two brothers, Virgil Franklin Halbig Jr. and Alvin Wayne Halbig. Memorials may be directed to the family. SERVICES Visitation Friday, June 07, 2019 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM Kruse-Phillips Funeral Home 209 E 7th St Tama, Iowa 52339 Get Directions on Google Maps Military Honors at 7 PM Print Obituary Sign Guestbook Name: Location: Video: Image: Light A Candle Candle 1 Candle 2 Candle 3 Candle 4 Email: Please keep my message private Personal Message: Personal Message (required) Confirm: Submit Guestbook entry
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of James K Halbig October 10 1939 June 04 2019.
Death notice for the town of: Tama, state: Iowa