In memory of
James Leland (Jim) Withee
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In memory of
James Leland (Jim) Withee
James was born on January 11, 1931 and passed away on Thursday, July 5, 2018. James was a resident of Nebraska City, Nebraska at the time of passing. He attended and graduated from the Orchard High School in 1948, before going to Wayne State College, where he received his BS degree in Education in 1952, received his MS in Education in 1961, and also attended UNL, UNO, UND, CO State and Mills College in California. Jim was in the Army National Guard for 8 years, received the rank of 1st Lt. Artillery. He was active in many organizations through the years: Elder in the Presbyterian Church; Past President of Nebraska City Rotary Club; Past President and Life Member of the Nebraska Schoolmasters Club; Life Member of Nebraska Association of Retired School Administrators; American Association of School Administrators; KME (National Honorary Math Fraternity); Past President of District III, NSEA-Nebraska School of Education Association and NSEA-Board of Directors; appointed as Admiral in the Great Navy of the State of Nebraska; former Boy Scout Leader; former member of the Masonic Lodge, Scottish Rite, Shrine (Tangier Shrine Band) and Order of Eastern Star; B.P.O.E. ; and the U.S. Golf Association. There will be no viewing or visitation for James. A private burial of his ashes will follow at Wyuka Cemetery in Nebraska City, NE. Donations may be made to: First Presbyterian Church 1005 1st Corso, Nebraska City NE 68410 1-402-873-5306 pastorgreg@firstpresnc.org http://firstpresnc.org Celebra. Memorials may be given in memory of James Leland Withee to the First Presbyterian Church in Nebraska City, NE.
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In memory of
James Leland (Jim) Withee
James was born on January 11, 1931 and passed away on Thursday, July 5, 2018. James was a resident of Nebraska City, Nebraska at the time of passing. He attended and graduated from the Orchard High School in 1948, before going to Wayne State College, where he received his BS degree in Education in 1952, received his MS in Education in 1961, and also attended UNL, UNO, UND, CO State and Mills College in California. Jim was in the Army National Guard for 8 years, received the rank of 1st Lt. Artillery. He was active in many organizations through the years: Elder in the Presbyterian Church; Past President of Nebraska City Rotary Club; Past President and Life Member of the Nebraska Schoolmasters Club; Life Member of Nebraska Association of Retired School Administrators; American Association of School Administrators; KME (National Honorary Math Fraternity); Past President of District III, NSEA-Nebraska School of Education Association and NSEA-Board of Directors; appointed as Admiral in the Great Navy of the State of Nebraska; former Boy Scout Leader; former member of the Masonic Lodge, Scottish Rite, Shrine (Tangier Shrine Band) and Order of Eastern Star; B.P.O.E. ; and the U.S. Golf Association. There will be no viewing or visitation for James. A private burial of his ashes will follow at Wyuka Cemetery in Nebraska City, NE. Donations may be made to: First Presbyterian Church 1005 1st Corso, Nebraska City NE 68410 1-402-873-5306 pastorgreg@firstpresnc.org http://firstpresnc.org Celebra. Memorials may be given in memory of James Leland Withee to the First Presbyterian Church in Nebraska City, NE.
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