James (Jim) Foat of Cambridge, WI, passed into eternal life on Aug.2, 2022. He was born on Nov.10. 1943 in Waukesha, WI, the son of Alvin and Jessie ( Shearer) Foat.
Jim's childhood years were in Genesee, WI. He had a love for fishing, hunting & cars. If something wasn't sounding right under the hood, he'd be taking it apart & fixing it. He and his brother, Jack were great fishing buddies growing up & further into the years.
As a teen he worked various jobs , Century Springs, Genesee, WI, Dale Chevolet, Waukesha, WI & Arrowshade Waukesha, WI.
He married Connie Voight on September 24, 1966. Jim then worked for Godfry CO. in Waukesha, WI. Jim & Connie continued to live in Genesee, WI for a few years, then moved to Cable, WI. They started their family. Jim worked as a logger for Dell Jerome of Drummond, WI, also Karl Ludzack of Cable, WI.
He worked many odd jobs in Cable, WI, over the years- including at Telemark as a snowmaker some winters.
He is survived by his children, Charles(Maria) Foat of Kansas, Becky ( Mark) Church of Missouri, Lisa ( Carl) Fischer of WI; Grandchildren, Eric, Erin and Kayla; Mother, Jessie Leona (Shearer) Foat; brother, John "Jack" Foat and sister, Debbra "Debbie" (Greg) Chesney. Nephews, Tony, Chris, Danny, David , Ricky. Great Nephews, Sam and Ben , Great Nieces, Katie, Christa, and Keerstin. He was preceded in death by his father Alvin Philip Foat in 19882.
A Very Special Thank you to London Lodge Assisted Living of Cambridge, WI and to Rainbow Hospice of Jefferson, WI , for their compassionate, loving , care they gave Jim.
Memorials are appreciated to London Lodge Assisted Living, Cambridge, WI and to Rainbow Hospice of Jefferson, WI