James R. Nikstad

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“Jim was a great friend and a great man. He will be missed. My condolences to his family. ”
1 of 8 | Posted by: Chris Horak - Wausau, WI

“I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith. 2 Timothy 4:7. This bible verse can surely apply to Jim's life. Our...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Marcia and Dale Birkett - WI

“May ALMIGHTY GOD who " binds up the brokenhearted " and " comfort all who mourn " sustain your family during this challenging time ( ISAIAH 61:1,2 )...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: MARCEL T - GA

“I am extremely sorry to hear of Jim Nikstad's death. Jim was an outstanding manager for me during several of my 14 years at Wausau Insurance...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Alan Sexter - Wausau, WI

“We offer our deepest sorrows for the loss of Jim. He was a great friend. We had many great Pickleball matchs together. We will miss him.Gary Hibbard ...Read More »
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6 of 8 | Posted by: Dave & Margie Bosio - Wausau, WI

“Emmalyn and familyWe send our sympathy, love and prayers. We remember the two if you with your pretty smiles and all the nice things both of you did. ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: Don and Delores Jensen

“Jim was as nice a man as you possibly know. He was a true gentleman. Our thoughts and prayers are with Emalyn and family.Joe & Martha Henry ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Joe Henry - Wausau, WI

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James was born on November 1, 1949 and passed away on Friday, July 7, 2017.

James was a resident of Wausau, Wisconsin at the time of passing.

Jim attended Patzau Elementary School, went to 9th grade at Central High School and graduated from Superior Senior High School in 1968.

He served in the US Army from 1972-1974 as a funds clerk for the chaplain at Fort Lee, Virginia.

There will be a wake service at Peterson-Kramer Funeral Home on Stewart Avenue on Sunday, July 9 from 5:00-8:00 pm. Jim's funeral will take place at St. Matthew Catholic Church on Monday, July 10 at 11:00 am with visitation from 9:00 am until the time of service. Peterson/Kraemer Funeral Home-West 3400 Stewart Avenue Wausau , WI 54401 Visitation - Peterson/Kraemer Funeral Home-West Nikstad, James R. Visitation - Peterson/Kraemer Funeral Home-West 3400 Stewart Avenue Wausau, WI 54401 Sunday, July 9, 2017 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM St. Matthew Catholic Church 221 North 28th Avenue Wausau , WI 54401 Service - St. Matthew Catholic Church Nikstad, James R. Service - St. Matthew Catholic Church 221 North 28th Avenue Wausau, WI 54401 Monday, July 10, 2017 11:00 AM Direct All Correspondence to: Peterson/Kraemer Funeral Homes & Crematory Inc.

In lieu of flowers, the family kindly requests donations made in Jim's name to Helping Hands.