James R. Meilahn Sr

James R. Meilahn Sr., 59, of Fond du Lac, passed away on Thursday, September 3, 2015 at St. Agnes Hospital.  Jim was born in Fond du Lac on May 25, 1956, a son of Clarence and Audrey (Kirst) Meilahn. 

Jim was a graduate of Goodrich High School.  In recent years he was employed with Hansen Frozen Foods in Green Bay.  He was a big fan of all Wisconsin sport teams, especially the Packers.  He was a Chicago Blackhawk and NASCAR fan as well. His personal sport was fishing. 

Jim is survived by two sons, James (Ashley) Meilahn Jr. of Fond du Lac and Adam (Virginia) Meilahn of Wrightstown; one step-daughter, Nikole (Jason) Dalton of Green Bay; one grandson, Dilan Meilahn; former wife, Frances Meilahn of Fond du Lac; five brothers, one sister, other relatives and friends. 

Preceding Jim in death are his parents.

Visitation: The family will receive relatives and friends at the Zacherl Funeral Home, 875 E. Division St., Fond du Lac, on Thursday, September 10, 2015 from 1:00 until 2:45 PM.

Service:  At 3:00 PM on Thursday, September 10, at the Zacherl Funeral Home, a Memorial Service will be celebrated. 

Memorials in his name may be directed to the family.

Zacherl Funeral Home and Crematory of Fond du Lac is serving the family.  www.zacherlfuneralhome.com