June 20, 1944 ~ July 20, 2022

Born in: California
Resided in: North Dakota

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James L. Lease, 78, Fargo passed away Wednesday, July 20, 2022 at Sanford Health, Fargo.

Jim was born June 20, 1944 in California to Robert and Maude (Counter) Lease. Jim worked for Branick Manufacturing from September, 1965 until his retirement in October, 2006.

He married Linda Mitchell on August 5, 1976 and they made their home in Fargo.

Jim enjoyed playing solitaire and going to the Casino. He also loved to go the races, play cards, BINGO and go to coffee with his friends. He could be found going “junk collecting” and often referring to it as going “curb shopping.”

He is survived by his wife of almost 46 years, Linda, Fargo, ND; children, Joe (Amy), Harwood, ND, Julie, Lisbon, ND, Corey, Fargo, ND, Rose, Fargo, ND, Timothy, Fargo, ND; grandchildren, Josh (Becca), Ashley (Chase), Shantel (Dustin), Keesha, Levi, Brianna, Jace, Garrin and Austin; 10 great-grandchildren; brother, Millard Lease, Richville, MN; sister, Carla (Alan) Buchholz, Fargo, ND.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Herbert and sister, Della.

Services

Funeral Service - Wednesday: July 27, 2022 @ 2:00 pm

Boulger Funeral Home and Celebration of Life Center
123 10th Street
Fargo, North Dakota 58103

7012376441
www.boulgerfuneralhome.com

Visitation - Wednesday: July 27, 2022 @ 1:00 - 2:00 pm

Boulger Funeral Home and Celebration of Life Center
123 10th Street
Fargo, North Dakota 58103

7012376441
www.boulgerfuneralhome.com

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  1. Rosie & Austin,
    Our deepest condolences on the passing of your Dad & Grandpa.
    May you find peace in the coming days ahead.

    Love Bob & Linda

  2. Joe and Julie So sorry to hear of your fathers death

    Roslyn Motschenbacher Don,t think my E mail works

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