Obituary for James “Jim” K. Smith

James “Jim” K. Smith

James “Jim” K. Smith, 60, Marshfield, passed away on Tuesday, March 9, 2021, at his home.

A memorial service will take place at 11:00 am on Monday, March 15, 2021, at Rembs Funeral Home, Marshfield, where visitation will be from 10:00 am until service time. Rev. Keith Kitzhaber will officiate. The service will be live-streamed at Burial will follow at Hillside Cemetery.

Jim was born on August 24, 1960, in Marshfield to Thomas and Mary (Welch) Smith. He attended Marshfield schools. He worked for Schreiner’s Plumbing and then Superior Paper for 22 years. Jim enjoyed fishing, disc golf, woodworking, grilling out, camping, the outdoors, and Sasquatch. He also liked watching Star Trek, listening to the Coast to Coast radio show, and he was an avid Brewers, Packers, and Bucks fan.

He is survived by his brother, Mike (Mary Jo Hamilton) Smith of Brainerd, MN, and sisters, Connie Wiesemann of Marshfield, Jenny (Carl) Landowski of Scandinavia, and Tammy (Kurt) Wallig of Marshfield. He is further survived by his nieces and nephews, Chad (Kristen) Smith and their children, Ally, Beckett, and Sabrina, Shannon (James) Crone, and their daughter, Lila, Justin Wiesemann, Jesse Cahn, Meagan Cahn, and Breanna Wallig.

He was preceded in death by his parents, brother, William Smith, and sisters, Cheryl and Karen Smith.

Condolences may be sent online at

News Desk
Author: News Desk

This piece was posted by our news team! Contact us or submit stories at [email protected]