James “Jim” R. Boss, 64 of Eau Claire passed away on Saturday, March 14, 2015 at Sacred Heart Hospital.
Jim was born on January 7, 1951 to Vernon and Elaine (Schulz) Boss in Marshfield, WI. He graduated in 1969 from Colby High School. He later graduated from Humboldt Institute. Jim worked at Delta Airlines at Chicago O’Hare Airport for a few years.
Jim is survived by his wife, Joline (Rochester), to whom he was a loving and devoted husband; three siblings, Dan (Lorena) of Iron River, WI, John (Karen) of Owen, WI, and Kathie of Milwaukee, WI; his sister-in-law, Shelly of Milwaukee; nieces and nephews, Ondra (Jason) Pond of Gleason, Jana of Rhinelander, Jeff (Rachel) of Cadott, Ryan of Milwaukee, and Mike of Stevens Point; and great-nephews and niece, Drew, Wyatt, and Madeline.
Jim was preceded in death by his parents, and oldest brother, Denny.
A memorial visitation was held on Saturday, March 21, 2015 at the Mount Washington Residence, 1930 Cleveland Street, Eau Claire. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation.