James Joseph Schesel, 65 of Oakdale, MN died unexpectedly
on August 4, 2018 at his home. He was born on October 1,
1952 to the late Frank and Wanda (LaMarche) Schesel. Jim
was raised in Edson area and graduated from Cadott High. He
went on to serve in the Army as an Honor Guard. Jim went to
work at Banner Welding and Atrium Machine Shop in
Milwaukee as a tool and die machinist then went to work for
Northwest Airlines and the Post Office.

He is survived by his son, Joey (Leslie) Christian of
Harrodsburg, KY, 2 grandchildren, Ramsey and Rowan, his
longtime friend, Lynn Soridner, his siblings, Frances (Ed) Selz
of Loyal, Lois Duval of Cadott, Gordon (Nancy) Schesel of
Mahtomedi, MN, Billie Jean (Jim) McCulloch of Danbury, WI,
Geraldine Vitt of Collinsville, IL and Janet (Dennis) Thur of
Bloomer, one Aunt, Fern LaMarche and many nieces,
nephews and cousins.  Jim is preceded in death by his
parents, a sister Mary and brothers, Ken and Harold.

A memorial mass will be held at 11AM on Friday, August 17,
2018 at Holy Family Catholic Church-Stanley with Father
William Felix officiating. Inurnment will follow in Sacred Heart
Cemetery-Edson. Visitation will be from 10AM until time of
service Friday at the church. Plombon Funeral
Service-Stanley assisted the family.