Cover photo for James Kucera's Obituary
James Kucera Profile Photo
1949 James 2021

James Kucera

November 30, 1949 — August 11, 2021

Fergus Falls

Jim Kucera of Fergus Falls died on Wednesday, August 11 at Lake Region Hospital surrounded by his family.  He was 71 years old.

Jim was born on November 30, 1949 at Lake Region Hospital in Fergus Falls. He graduated from Fergus Falls High School in 1968 then joined the Army Reserves.  On August 22, 1970 he married Linda his high school sweetheart. He worked underground construction for 38 years first with Soby construction, then co-owner of Iversen/Kucera construction with his father-in-law Jack, retiring as a union 49er operator in 2006.  In the mid-1980s he built his home on the Pelican River where he raised his family.

Jim Is survived by his wife Linda (Iversen) Kucera; his children, Niki (Mike) Welde son Jack, Dylan (Susie) Kucera son Andy, Peder (Emily) Kucera, Eddie (Brittany) Kucera daughter Hayley and son Kellen; and his brother Bob (Nancy) Kucera.  He was preceded in death by parents Glenn and Katy Kucera and Father and Mother-in-law Jack and Kathy Iversen.

There will be a visitation at Glende-Nilson Funeral Home in Fergus Falls from 4:00-7:00pm on Wednesday, August 25

To plant a beautiful memorial tree in memory of James Kucera, please visit our Tree Store.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of James Kucera, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Wednesday, August 25, 2021

4:00 - 7:00pm (Central time)

Glende-Nilson Funeral Home & Cremation Services

301 E Washington Ave, Fergus Falls, MN 56537

Plant Tree

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Visits: 7

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree