JAMES R. MEADOSJames R. Meados, 86, of Cold Spring, Minn., formerly of Hibbing, died Friday, Feb. 21, 2014.
JAMES R. MEADOS
James R. Meados, 86, of Cold Spring, Minn., formerly of Hibbing, died Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, in Assumption Home in Cold Spring.
James was born to John and Agnes Meados in Chisholm Aug. 6, 1927. He was a Navy Veteran having served during World War II. He married Angela Marolt in Gilbert Aug. 30, 1958, and had been employed as an administrator/social worker for St. Louis County for 30 years.
Jim was a longtime volunteer for Northstar Hospice and was a member of the Knights of Columbus, Jesus Light of the World prayer group, a former member of the Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church and member of St. Boniface Church in Cold Spring.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Angela, Sept. 26, 2012; parents; and brothers Fred, twin brother John and Louis “Donald.”
Jim is survived by his children, Stephen (Margaret) Meados of Andover, Minn., and Mary (Pat) Salstrand of Cold Spring; sister Helen Pence of Lakeville, Minn.; and grandchildren Alex, Blake and Katie Salstrand and Christopher and Timothy Meados.
VISITATION: 11 a.m. until the noon Mass of Christian burial Monday, Feb. 24, in the Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church in Hibbing with the Rev. Fr. Brian Lederer as celebrant. Burial will be at Maple Hill Cemetery.
Arrangements are with the Dougherty Funeral Home in Hibbing.