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Lenora Harris-Field
Lenora Harris-Field
Nola,


This is a beautiful tribute and memory.  I have tears in my eyes as I write to you.  Yes, this all happened far too soon and we will never understand the "whys".  Yet, the beauty of Jim's life lives on through his talented, witty, insightful, and yes, entertaining writings.  That and all of you, are his greatest legacies and those will live on. 


May you all walk with your heads held high as Jim smiles down on all of you.


 


Be kind to yourselves and healing will come,


Love,


Lenora and family


 
Lenora Harris-Field
Lenora Harris-Field
Travis:


Thank you so much for posting the Eulogy--I am sure the delivery was eloquent and I am positive your dad is immensely proud of you.  You have inherited your dad's journalistic gifts and I hope you continue to pursue that avenue if it makes you happy.


What strikes me is that Jim really loved his craft and the thing above that is his family.  So, thank you for keeping us consistently up to date on this horrific journey you have all been on over the past month. 


May the days ahead be blessed for you and your family with happy memories because you have many to treasure.


With peace and love,


Lenora Harris-Field (your mom's college roommate) and family
Sue LaZella
Sue LaZella
Nola:


Your post this morning was a wonderfully written tribute to your husband.  Jim would be proud, I'm sure.  After reading some of his articles in the Business Record archives, I wish I would have had the chance to get to know him better. 


My thoughts and prayers continue for you, Travis, Hollis and Quinn.  PLEASE let me know if there is ANYTHING you need.  


Hugs to you all,


Sue 
Jolyne Ghanatabadi
Jolyne Ghanatabadi
Nola, Amir and I are so sorry to hear about your loss.  We always enjoyed the time we were with you and Jim when we were in Iowa.  You were a very special couple.  May the many wonderful memories you have of Jim  help comfort you and Travis, Hollis and Quinn today and in the future.


With sympathy


Jolyne and Amir


 
Michael Hubbard Sr
Michael Hubbard Sr
Nola, I am thinking of you and praying for you and your thoughtful children during this time of devastation and confusion. We are all stunned, practically speechless. I know from Jean that there are many, many people standing by to help and to be with you. For now, my prayers are with you and your family (including Jim). Love, Miggs
Deb Wiley
Deb Wiley
As Jim once wrote, "the stories never end."
I was fortunate to know Jim from our days at The Register and at Meredith. As I wrote on the Facebook wall of one of our colleagues as we jointly mourned his loss, he was always a professional but he was always, always funny and fun. That's a rare combination.
Jim will be greatly missed. 
My deepest sympathies to all who loved him.
Beth Dalbey
Beth Dalbey
Nola and family,I am sure you have heard this many, many times – that Jim was a fine writer and an even better person – and I hope it brings you comfort. When we had a vacancy at Business Record, Connie asked me who I wanted in the position. There was only one name on my list and I still can't believe BPC's great fortune that Jim, who is a national talent, said yes.
Journalism, and humanity, lost one of the greats. The stars shine a bit brighter.
Thinking of you all,Beth Dalbey
Rick & Carrie Glessner
Rick & Carrie Glessner
To Jim's family.  I have known Jim ever since grade school.  We started on the clarinet together and were in band all though high school.  We even started Iowa State together.  We shared many a good time.  I last saw him at our 40th. class reunion.  It was a shock to learn of his illness and passing.  Our thoughts and prayers go out to you,  Rick and Carrie Glessner. 
Anita Davidson
Anita Davidson
Nola and family,


I was very saddened to learn of Jim's passing.  You will carry him in your hearts and memories forever.  We don't know what God's plan is for each of us, but know that you will be reunited one day in heaven.  May God continue to carry you through this most difficult time and know that others care and will help carry your burdens.


God bless you all!
Dug Campbell
Dug Campbell
Praying for you all! I am so lucky to have worked with Jim! His memories will forever be in the hearts of everyone who has came in contact with him. He had such a positive impact on so many peoples lives!
May God bless you Nola, Travis, Hollis and Quinn! And keep Him close to you! Lay all your burdens at His feet!
"Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted." -Jesus
Lenora Harris-Field
Lenora Harris-Field
Travis:


Thank you so much for posting the Eulogy--I am sure the delivery was eloquent and I am positive your dad is immensely proud of you.  You have inherited your dad's journalistic gifts and I hope you continue to pursue that avenue if it makes you happy.


What strikes me is that Jim really loved his craft and the thing above that is his family.  So, thank you for keeping us consistently up to date on this horrific journey you have all been on over the past month. 


May the days ahead be blessed for you and your family with happy memories because you have many to treasure.


With peace and love,


Lenora Harris-Field (your mom's college roommate) and family
Sue LaZella
Sue LaZella
Nola:


Your post this morning was a wonderfully written tribute to your husband.  Jim would be proud, I'm sure.  After reading some of his articles in the Business Record archives, I wish I would have had the chance to get to know him better. 


My thoughts and prayers continue for you, Travis, Hollis and Quinn.  PLEASE let me know if there is ANYTHING you need.  


Hugs to you all,


Sue 
Beth Dalbey
Beth Dalbey
Nola and family,I am sure you have heard this many, many times – that Jim was a fine writer and an even better person – and I hope it brings you comfort. When we had a vacancy at Business Record, Connie asked me who I wanted in the position. There was only one name on my list and I still can't believe BPC's great fortune that Jim, who is a national talent, said yes.
Journalism, and humanity, lost one of the greats. The stars shine a bit brighter.
Thinking of you all,Beth Dalbey
Rick & Carrie Glessner
Rick & Carrie Glessner
To Jim's family.  I have known Jim ever since grade school.  We started on the clarinet together and were in band all though high school.  We even started Iowa State together.  We shared many a good time.  I last saw him at our 40th. class reunion.  It was a shock to learn of his illness and passing.  Our thoughts and prayers go out to you,  Rick and Carrie Glessner. 
Anita Davidson
Anita Davidson
Nola and family,


I was very saddened to learn of Jim's passing.  You will carry him in your hearts and memories forever.  We don't know what God's plan is for each of us, but know that you will be reunited one day in heaven.  May God continue to carry you through this most difficult time and know that others care and will help carry your burdens.


God bless you all!
Lenora Harris-Field
Lenora Harris-Field
Nola,


This is a beautiful tribute and memory.  I have tears in my eyes as I write to you.  Yes, this all happened far too soon and we will never understand the "whys".  Yet, the beauty of Jim's life lives on through his talented, witty, insightful, and yes, entertaining writings.  That and all of you, are his greatest legacies and those will live on. 


May you all walk with your heads held high as Jim smiles down on all of you.


 


Be kind to yourselves and healing will come,


Love,


Lenora and family


 
Jolyne Ghanatabadi
Jolyne Ghanatabadi
Nola, Amir and I are so sorry to hear about your loss.  We always enjoyed the time we were with you and Jim when we were in Iowa.  You were a very special couple.  May the many wonderful memories you have of Jim  help comfort you and Travis, Hollis and Quinn today and in the future.


With sympathy


Jolyne and Amir


 
Michael Hubbard Sr
Michael Hubbard Sr
Nola, I am thinking of you and praying for you and your thoughtful children during this time of devastation and confusion. We are all stunned, practically speechless. I know from Jean that there are many, many people standing by to help and to be with you. For now, my prayers are with you and your family (including Jim). Love, Miggs
Deb Wiley
Deb Wiley
As Jim once wrote, "the stories never end."
I was fortunate to know Jim from our days at The Register and at Meredith. As I wrote on the Facebook wall of one of our colleagues as we jointly mourned his loss, he was always a professional but he was always, always funny and fun. That's a rare combination.
Jim will be greatly missed. 
My deepest sympathies to all who loved him.
Dug Campbell
Dug Campbell
Praying for you all! I am so lucky to have worked with Jim! His memories will forever be in the hearts of everyone who has came in contact with him. He had such a positive impact on so many peoples lives!
May God bless you Nola, Travis, Hollis and Quinn! And keep Him close to you! Lay all your burdens at His feet!
"Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted." -Jesus
Michael Hubbard Sr
Michael Hubbard Sr
Nola, I am thinking of you and praying for you and your thoughtful children during this time of devastation and confusion. We are all stunned, practically speechless. I know from Jean that there are many, many people standing by to help and to be with you. For now, my prayers are with you and your family (including Jim). Love, Miggs
Beth Dalbey
Beth Dalbey
Nola and family,I am sure you have heard this many, many times – that Jim was a fine writer and an even better person – and I hope it brings you comfort. When we had a vacancy at Business Record, Connie asked me who I wanted in the position. There was only one name on my list and I still can't believe BPC's great fortune that Jim, who is a national talent, said yes.
Journalism, and humanity, lost one of the greats. The stars shine a bit brighter.
Thinking of you all,Beth Dalbey
Lenora Harris-Field
Lenora Harris-Field
Nola,


This is a beautiful tribute and memory.  I have tears in my eyes as I write to you.  Yes, this all happened far too soon and we will never understand the "whys".  Yet, the beauty of Jim's life lives on through his talented, witty, insightful, and yes, entertaining writings.  That and all of you, are his greatest legacies and those will live on. 


May you all walk with your heads held high as Jim smiles down on all of you.


 


Be kind to yourselves and healing will come,


Love,


Lenora and family


 
Sue LaZella
Sue LaZella
Nola:


Your post this morning was a wonderfully written tribute to your husband.  Jim would be proud, I'm sure.  After reading some of his articles in the Business Record archives, I wish I would have had the chance to get to know him better. 


My thoughts and prayers continue for you, Travis, Hollis and Quinn.  PLEASE let me know if there is ANYTHING you need.  


Hugs to you all,


Sue 
Jolyne Ghanatabadi
Jolyne Ghanatabadi
Nola, Amir and I are so sorry to hear about your loss.  We always enjoyed the time we were with you and Jim when we were in Iowa.  You were a very special couple.  May the many wonderful memories you have of Jim  help comfort you and Travis, Hollis and Quinn today and in the future.


With sympathy


Jolyne and Amir


 
Anita Davidson
Anita Davidson
Nola and family,


I was very saddened to learn of Jim's passing.  You will carry him in your hearts and memories forever.  We don't know what God's plan is for each of us, but know that you will be reunited one day in heaven.  May God continue to carry you through this most difficult time and know that others care and will help carry your burdens.


God bless you all!
Lenora Harris-Field
Lenora Harris-Field
Travis:


Thank you so much for posting the Eulogy--I am sure the delivery was eloquent and I am positive your dad is immensely proud of you.  You have inherited your dad's journalistic gifts and I hope you continue to pursue that avenue if it makes you happy.


What strikes me is that Jim really loved his craft and the thing above that is his family.  So, thank you for keeping us consistently up to date on this horrific journey you have all been on over the past month. 


May the days ahead be blessed for you and your family with happy memories because you have many to treasure.


With peace and love,


Lenora Harris-Field (your mom's college roommate) and family
Deb Wiley
Deb Wiley
As Jim once wrote, "the stories never end."
I was fortunate to know Jim from our days at The Register and at Meredith. As I wrote on the Facebook wall of one of our colleagues as we jointly mourned his loss, he was always a professional but he was always, always funny and fun. That's a rare combination.
Jim will be greatly missed. 
My deepest sympathies to all who loved him.
Rick & Carrie Glessner
Rick & Carrie Glessner
To Jim's family.  I have known Jim ever since grade school.  We started on the clarinet together and were in band all though high school.  We even started Iowa State together.  We shared many a good time.  I last saw him at our 40th. class reunion.  It was a shock to learn of his illness and passing.  Our thoughts and prayers go out to you,  Rick and Carrie Glessner. 
Dug Campbell
Dug Campbell
Praying for you all! I am so lucky to have worked with Jim! His memories will forever be in the hearts of everyone who has came in contact with him. He had such a positive impact on so many peoples lives!
May God bless you Nola, Travis, Hollis and Quinn! And keep Him close to you! Lay all your burdens at His feet!
"Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted." -Jesus