James B. “Jim” Kimpfbeck, 58, Baraboo

September 7, 2018

James B. “Jim” Kimpfbeck, 58, of Baraboo, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018.

Jim was born March 17, 1960, in Baraboo, the son of James Allen and Kenlyn Joy (Holt) Kimpfbeck. Jim attended Baraboo High School and then enlisted in the Army National Guard. He was called to active duty and was involved in humanitarian missions in Germany, Nicaragua and Operation Iraqi Freedom. He retired from the Army National Guard in 2005 after more than 22 years of service. Jim had many special friends and family, including a special place for Kary Fowler who shared his love for motorcycles and the open road. He will be truly missed by his family and friends including his work family at Milwaukee Valve.

Survivors include his wife, Tiffany Kimpfbeck; four daughters, Chelsea (Bradley) Smith, Sidney Kimpfbeck, Jadie (Kenneth) Yeager, and Brooke McCullick; six grandchildren, Jillian, Emilia, Jude, Josie, Natalie and Destiny; brother, Dennis (Sheila) Kimpfbeck; sister, Terri (Chris) Mosher; and other relatives and friends.

Jim was preceded in death by his father and maternal and paternal grandparents.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Sept. 10, at Rago-Baldwin Funeral Home, 520 East St., Baraboo, with the Rev. Don Glanzer officiating. Visitation will take place at the funeral home from 9 a.m. until time of service. Inurnment will be in Webster Prairie Cemetery in the town of Delton with military honors provided. A luncheon and celebration of Jim’s life will follow at Frankie’s Bar for all who wish to attend. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the family.

We will never forget our veterans who have so proudly served our nation. In their time of need, they can obtain confidential support by calling the Veterans Crisis Line at 1-800-273-8255.

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