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Jim M. 'Mickey' Vollrath

Jim M. 'Mickey' Vollrath

Jim M. 'Mickey' Vollrath, age 74, of Payson, IL died on Monday, May 11, 2020 in his home. He was born on December 6, 1945 in LaPrairie, IL, the son of James & Virginia (Duden) Vollrath. He was a machinist for years for Pabst Brewing Company.

Jim served in the United States Army during the Vietnam Era. He was of the Lutheran Faith. Jim was a 50 year member of the American Legion. He was an avid fisherman. He enjoyed wintering in Lake Havasu, AZ with Donna. Jim was a father and grandfather figure to Donna's family as well.

He is survived by: His significant other of many years, Donna Schutte.
THREE CHILDREN: Lisa Mangold Kosmoski (Tyler) of Green Bay WI; Michelle Hubble (Keith) of Peoria, IL; and John Vollrath (Gayle) also of Peoria, IL.
SEVEN GRANDCHILDREN: Alyssa Mangold, John Mangold (Emily), Aleena Mangold, Cassandra Hubble, Justin Hubble, Bryce Vollrath and Brody Vollrath.
1 SISTER: Janeen Ray (Jimmy)
Numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives also survive.

Jim was preceded in death by his parents, and a son-in-law: Rev. Ken Mangold.

Due to the COVID-19 epidemic, no formal services are planned at this time. A celebration of Jim's life will take place at a later date. The family wishes to thank all their friends and family for their love and support during this time. Please be with us in prayer and feel free to send a card or note to the family directly or through the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Great River Honor Flight, Wildlife Prairie Park in Hanna City, IL or the Lake Havasu Senior Center in Lake Havasu, AZ. The Duker & Haugh Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

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From:
Michael Lancto
Comments:
Jim, you were my best friend for 13 years. I loved you like a brother and you me as well. You were smart, funny, fun and caring. It was a joy to be your friend, spend time with you and enjoy vacations together as we did. I will see you in Heaven Brother. Love ya, Michael
From:
Paula Quin
Dunlap, IL
Comments:
Gayle I am so sorry to hear about the passing of your father. Please know that I am thinking of you and your family and Mother.
From:
Joan Tenhouse
Golden, IL
Comments:
Please accept our sincere sympathy to the whole family
From:
Judy Willer
Monmouth, IL
Comments:
I am so sorry for your loss, Donna. Prayers for you and your family.
From:
Brenda Ohnemus
Comments:
Donna sorry for your loss my prayers are with you and his family. I know how much you guys love going to Az Virgil and I loved it there the two years we went there. Know I'll be thinking and praying for you
From:
Marilyn Sander
Lake Oswego, OR
Comments:
Jim was a great guy. Had lots of good times with him and Donna in LHC at the pool.