James (Jim) Lynn Friesel, of Pawnee City, Nebraska passed away on Sunday, January 20, 2019 in Pawnee City, Nebraska. He was born on August 5, 1943 to Henry Owen Friesel and Mae (Bowne) Friesel in the family home in Weeping Water, Nebraska. Jim was the youngest of four children.
Jim is survived by his wife Sharon Friesel (Pawnee City); son James Friesel (Valley, Neb.) and daughter Emma Friesel; daughter Kimberly Schaardt and husband Dennis (Steinauer, Neb.) and children Colton, Courtney and Clayton; son Timothy Friesel and wife Dawn (Auburn, Neb.) and children Abby and Madison; brother Jed Friesel and wife Sandi (Bellevue, Neb.); sister Monda Dolan (Louisville, NE); brother-in-law Dan Davison and wife Lorna (Lincoln, Neb.); sister-in-law Betty Davison (Texas); and many nieces and nephews.
Jim was preceded in death by his parents Henry and Mae Friesel; brother Marvin Friesel; father & mother-in-law Cecil and Viola Davison; brother-in-law Don Davison.
Pallbearers Colton Schaardt, Clayton Schaardt, Travis Davison, Matt Davison, Scott Hanna and Alan Smyth.
Services 10 a.m., Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019 at the United Methodist Church, Pawnee City, Nebraska. Officiating Pastor Sherry Sklenar. Visitation on Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., with family greeting friends from 5-7 p.m. at Wherry Mortuary, 919 G Street, Pawnee City, Nebraska. Interment at 2 p.m. at the Tecumseh Cemetery, Tecumseh, Nebraska. Memorials to family choice. On line condolence may be left at www.wherrymortuary.com