James Charles Stuntebeck
05/13/1937 - 07/22/2019
James Charles Stuntebeck, 82, of Buhl, passed away peacefully on Monday, July 22, 2019 at Westwood Assisted Living in Duluth. A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, July 30, 2019 at Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Buhl at 11:00 am with visitation beginning one hour prior to the service. Fr. Anthony Craig will officiate. Burial will be at the Calvary Cemetery in Virginia immediately following the service. Arrangements are with Range Funeral Home in Virginia. To sign the online guest book or send condolences visit www.rangefuneralhomes.com
James was born on May 13, 1937 in Hibbing, MN to Albert and Edvina (Vorgert) Stuntebeck. He grew up in Nashwauk, MN and at age 17 joined the Army. After leaving the Army he settled in Biwabik where he met his wife, Judith (Judy) Vidmar. They were married August 3, 1974. He worked at LTV Steel Mining for 36 years. In 2006 James and Judy moved to Buhl. James enjoyed spending his time reading and was an active parishioner of St John’s Catholic Church in Biwabik and Our Lady of the Sacred Heart in Buhl.
James was preceded in death by his wife, Judy in 2007; his parents; and his sister Marilyn (Don) Fiskewold. He is survived by his daughter Jenny Stuntebeck; sisters Karen (Don) Niles and Gloria Stuntebeck along with several nieces and nephews.