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James John ZAINER

October 15, 1936 ~ December 15, 2021 (age 85)

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James John Zainer, age 85 of Delafield passed away on Wed. Dec. 15, 2021.  James was born Oct. 15, 1936 in Milwaukee to John and Josephine (Bohte) Zainer.  Jim married Mary T. Koegel-LeMere on August 5, 1988 in Waukesha.  


Survivors include his wife of 33 years, Mary; his children, Jim and Jackie Zainer, step-children, Nick and Sarah LeMere; his many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; his twin sister, Jeanne (Dale) Roessner and sister, Joanne (the late Dave) Wiesen.  

Preceding him in death are his parents and his brother, Jack.  


Funeral services for Jim will be on Wed., Dec. 22, 2021 at 11:30AM at St. Joan of Arc Parish (120 Nashotah Road, Nashotah, WI) with burial of remains to follow in the parish cemetery.  Memorial visitation will be held at the church from 10:00AM until the time of the services.  


The family does ask that those attending please wear a mask. 


Memorial contributions in Jim’s name can be directed to the family for distribution later to charities dear to Jim.   


For those unable to attend, those wishing to share a memory or those wanting to just sign the on-line guest registry, please click the "Share A Memory" link below his name.  

Thelen Funeral Services of North Prairie/Genesee is honored to be assisting the Zainer family.  262-392-4251







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Memorial Visitation
December 22, 2021

10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
St Joan of Arc Parish
120 Nashotah Road
Nashotah, WI 53058

Memorial Mass
December 22, 2021

11:30 AM
St Joan of Arc Parish
120 Nashotah Road
Nashotah, WI 53058

December 22, 2021

12:45 PM
St Joan of Arc Cemetery
Highway K
Oconomowoc, WI 53066

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