James Oldham

Birth: November 22nd, 1932
Death: February 16th, 2013
Age: 80 years

James W. Oldham, age 80 of Midland died at the MidMichiganMedicalCenter on Saturday, February16, 2013.  The son of the late William A. and Geneva (Purdy) Oldham was born on November 22, 1932 in Flint, Michigan.  He moved to Gladwin and later to Midland as a youth, graduating from MidlandHigh School.  James served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean Conflict.  On February 23, 1957 he married the former Margery Popps.  He worked for NorthwoodUniversity for over 25 years, retiring in 1982 as Director of Maintenance Operations.  Jim was a member of the American Legion Post #165 and enjoyed hunting, fishing, the family cabin in Mio and most of all enjoyed his family.


Jim is survived by his wife Margery, his son Brian Oldham, his daughters Barbara Sage of Luzerne and Jan Abbe of Midland.  He will be greatly missed by his grandchildren:  Therese (Dan) Lunsford, Brian Oldham, Jeremy Oldham, Brent Oldham, David (Jennifer) Sage, Stacy Sage, Regan  (John) Duperon  and Kevin (Lisa) Abbe; 13 great grandchildren.  He is also survived by one brother William Oldham of Gladwin.


Funeral service will be conducted at 2:00 P.M. Tuesday, February 19, 2013 from the Wilson MILLER Funeral Home with his daughter Barbara Sage officiating.  Visitation will be at the funeral home on Tuesday from Noon until time of service.  Military Honors will be provided by the Midland Area Veterans and the US Navy Honors Team.  Memorials may be offered to the Midland Area Veterans Honors Team.  Personal messages of condolence to the family may be offered at www.wilson-miller.com

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