Jim Golbeck, 82, was born in Chicago, IL, to Elizabeth and George Golbeck, and passed away Saturday, January 26, 2013. He is survived by: his loving wife, Mary; son, Mark; daughters, Kim (Stephen) Allie, Stacie (Joe) Niedzwiecki and Kerry (Mark) Kowalczyk; grandchildren, Steve, Nicole, Cameron, Mark, Brock, Nick and Conor; great grandchild, Evelyn; 3 sisters and 2 brothers.
Jim served as a medic in the U.S. Army, graduated from M.S.U. and was a true Spartan fan. He served on the Delhi Township Planning Commission, was a scout leader, a member of Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish and worked for Pageant Homes for over 40 years. Jim loved his family and friends, golf, woodworking, books, travel and fishing at Higgins Lake.
The Funeral Mass will be held at 12:00 p.m. Tuesday, January 29, 2013, at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, 3815 S. Cedar St., Lansing, with The Rev. Fr. John A. Byers as celebrant. The family will receive friends at the church from 11:00 a.m. until service time on Tuesday. Interment will take place in Ft. Custer National Cemetery, Augusta, at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Holt Food Bank, or St. Vincent de Paul Society at his church. Arrangements by the Estes-Leadley Holt/Delhi Chapel.