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|James Alfred "Jim" Kotschedoff 1953 ~ 2017
James Alfred "Jim" Kotschedoff was born February 3, 1953 in Salem, Missouri
to Alfred Jergens and Opal Delores (Stroburg) Kotschedoff and passed away
July 25, 2017 in Rolla, Missouri at the age of sixty-four years.
On October 11, 1975 Jim Kotschedoff was united in marriage to Jo Beth
Beersman in Springfield, Missouri. Jim graduated high school from Salem R-
80 in 1971 and attended the University of Missouri, Rolla and Southwest
Missouri State University in Springfield. Jim was in sales the majority of his
working life, most recently being elected Dent County Public Administrator.
His interests were providing tractor rides for his grandchildren, fishing and
gardening, and The Food Network. Jim was a member of New Home
Southern Baptist Church and served on the Board for Northwood R-4 School.
Preceding him in death were his father, Alfred Kotschedoff; maternal
grandparents, Lloyd and Garland Stroburg, paternal grandparents, Kurt and
Survivors include his mother, Opal Kotschedoff, Salem; wife, Jo Kotschedoff
of the home in Salem; sons, Nathan Kotschedoff and wife, Nicole, St. Charles,
Brent Kotschedoff and wife, Kristy, Fair Grove, Josh Kotschedoff and wife,
Casey, Salem; sisters, Janice Kotschedoff, Salem, Sandy Hill and husband,
Mark, Salem; grandchildren, Cami, Carly, Cori, Ava, Tristan, Ryan Nicole;
extended family and friends.
Jim will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him.
Funeral service for James Alfred “Jim” Kotschedoff was held Saturday, July
29, 2017 at Wilson Mortuary Salem Chapel with Bro. Charlie Younger
officiating, special CD selections were played. Serving as pallbearers were
Nathan and Nicole Kotschedoff, Brent and Kristy Kotschedoff and Josh and
Casey Kotschedoff. Honorary pallbearers were, Mark Hill, Ralph Wisdom,
Gary Dunlap, David Nichols, Doug Wisdom, Jason Stotler and Roger Gray.
Interment was in the North Lawn Cemetery.
Where we put a
February 3, 1953
July 25, 2017