James "Jim" F Lieske

July 8, 1967 ~ August 22, 2021 (age 54)


James F. Lieske, 54, passed away on August 22, 2021, at his residence. He was born on July 8, 1967, in Stoughton, WI to parents Harry and Charlotte Lieske.

Jim loved animals, bowling, going out to eat, meeting new people, and working at Walgreens.  W.O.R.C., Inc provided employment supports to Jim since he was 21 years old. Jim enjoyed his special outings every Wednesday with RISE UP, Inc.

Jim is survived by his three siblings, Donald (Crystal) Lieske, Diane (Larry) Lovicott, and Violet “Vi” Lieske; nieces, Natasha (Jarrod) Haedley and Stephanie Lieske, and nephews, Jacob (Elizabeth) Lovicott and Andrew Lieske; caregiver, Marian (the late Mike) Kuhlman and their family; and guardian and special friend, Jean Robertson.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

A special thank you to all of Jim’s support team members and to the nurses at Waisman Wellness Inclusion Nursing (WIN) for their great support and exceptional care over the years.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Dane County Humane Society.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, 2121 Rowley Ave, Madison, on Friday, October 1, 2021, at 11:00 a.m.

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Mass of Christian Burial
October 1, 2021

11:00 AM
Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church
2121 Rowley Avenue
Madison, WI 53705

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