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1937 James 2023

James Westphal

July 6, 1937 — June 11, 2023

James Westphal, age 85 passed away the eve of June 11th, 2023 in Omaha Nebraska. He was born July 6th, 1937 to Helen Frenken & Raymond Hager in Pocahontas, Arkansas and was later adopted by Elmer “Dutch” Westphal, husband of Helen Westphal, of Council Bluffs, Iowa.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Helen Westphal; father, Dutch Westphal; biological father, Raymond Hager; and daughter, Terri Westphal.

He is survived by his brother, Fred (Sandy) Westphal; sisters, Memory (Dick) Mescher, Charlotte & Shirley; children, Teresa Meyer, Toni (Todd) Justice, James (Lori) Westphal Jr., Jennifer Westphal; 9 grandchildren; and 18 great grandchildren.

James proudly served his country in the U.S Air Force and later retired from the U.S Postal service in Omaha Nebraska.

Memorial service is Friday, June 16, 2023, 2:00 p.m., at the Hoy-Kilnoski Funeral Home. 

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Past Services

Memorial Service

Friday, June 16, 2023

Starts at 2:00 pm (Central time)

Hoy Kilnoski Funeral Home and Crematory

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