James Robert Theriault

L’ANSE – James Robert Theriault, 86, of L’Anse, passed away on Monday, December 2, 2013, at his home.

He was born May 22, 1927, in L’Anse to Edward and Leona (Archambeau) Theriault.

James was married to Violet (Tervonen) for 65 years.

Surviving are his wife, Violet of L’Anse; son, Charles (Gina) Theriault of Gaylord, Mich.; daughter, Nancy (Larry) Oger of Alston, Mich.; grandchildren, Brian (Amber) Theriault, Julie (Sean) Timperley, Amy (Keith) Howe, Tim (Becky) Oger, Rick (Cassie) Oger, David (Michelle) Oger, Jamie (Sarah) Oger, Diane (Ben) Roy, Katie (Matt) Sterbenz; 24 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Preceded in death are his parents; sister, Dorothy Lee, and nephew, David Lee.

Visitation will be on Friday, December 6th from 10 to 12:30 p.m. in the Jacobson Funeral Home.

A funeral mass will be held on Friday at 1 p.m. in the Sacred Heart of Jesus Church with Fr. Corey Litzner officiating. Burial will be in the spring in the L’Anse Evergreen Cemetery.

The Jacobson Funeral Home is assisting the family.

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