May 13, 1961 – Sunday, January 2, 2011
St. Michael Catholic Church, St. Michael
Thursday, January 6, 2011
On Sunday, January 2, 2011, God called His weary warrior home. Jim battled cancer for over four years and his courage and sense of humor inspired everyone who knew him.
Preceded in death by his father, William Egan.
Survived by his mother, Patricia Egan; loving wife of 25 years, Joanne; sons, Matthew, Jonathan and Nicholas; siblings, Theresa Wolf (Charlie), Cathy Egan Anderson (Rick), Janet (Ernie), Joseph (Mary), Sally (Bill), Donald (Pam) Bonnie Boufford (Bob), Mark (Patti), and Molly Martin (Terry); many nieces and nephews; special mother-in-law, Deloris Greenstein, and Apollo.
Jim was born on May 13, 1961 in Golden Valley and after graduating from St. Thomas University, spent his career in the accounting field. Jim loved golfing, fishing, camping, and the Vikings, but most of all spending time with family and friends.
Memorials preferred to the family or to the N.C. Little Hospice in Edina and American Cancer Society.
Services will be held on Thursday, January 6, 2011 at 11:00 AM at St. Michael Catholic Church in St. Michael. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, January 5, 2011 from 4-8 PM at The Peterson Chapel, St. Michael. Visitation continues on Thursday at church from 10:00 AM until the time of services.
Interment will be held at Gethsemane Cemetery in New Hope, MN.
The Peterson Chapel, St. Michael-Albertville is proud to have served the family.