Born: February 24, 1935
Died: November 13, 2012
James R. Zilke of the Town of Jackson died on Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at the Aurora Medical Center Washington County in Hartford at the age of 77 years. He was born on February 24, 1935 in Milwaukee to the late Raymond and Alice (nee Thiemke) Zilke.
Survivors include his wife Karen (nee Zetterlund); 2 children Jane (Mark) Teasley and Brett Zilke; 3 grandchildren; other relatives and friends.
Memorial services will be held on Monday, November 19 at 7 p.m. at Christ Lutheran Church in Jackson with Rev. Charles Turbin officiating. The family will greet relatives and friends at the church only on Monday from 5:30 p.m. until the time of the services.