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James Walters

TISKILWA — James Arthur "Art" Walters, 62, of Tiskilwa passed away on Sunday, Dec. 22, 2013, at home.

Born March 8, 1951, in Princeton to Oden and Maxine Walters, he married Kimberly Forbes Sept. 15, 1988, in Iowa. She survives.

He attended Tiskilwa High School and worked at Ag View for 15 years. He was an active member of the Tiskilwa Fire Department and Ambulance Department for more than 30 years.

Also surviving are two sons, Brian Walters and Mike Walters; two daughters, Heather (Chris Fritz) Burton and Nicole (Larry) Faletti; nine grandchildren, Dakota, L.J., Rihley, Jaimee, George, Collyn, Brice, Ty and Keirsten; three brothers, Henry (Norma) Walters, Randy (Kendra) Walters and Glen (Vicki) Walters; and two sisters, Joyce Lutz and Muriel (Dennis) Benson.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

A memorial visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday at the Norberg Memorial Home.

Memorials may be directed to the family.

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