James K. Kepler, 58, of Mechanicsville, formerly of Lisbon, died Oct. 19, 2011, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Cedar Rapids. Jim’s funeral was Oct. 22 at Morgan Funeral Choices, Mount Vernon. Jim’s cremated remains will be scattered at a later date.
Locally surviving Jim is a son, Eirik of Swisher.
Jim was born Oct. 2, 1953, in Iowa City, and graduated from Lisbon High School in 1972. He joined Carpenters Union Local 308, Cedar Rapids, until his retirement in 2011. Jim was an EMT and member of the Mechanicsville Fire and Ambulance Volunteers.
Online condolences: www.morganfuneralchoices.com. Memorials in Jim’s honor may be made to the Mechanicsville Fire and Ambulance Volunteers.