James Joseph Pfeifer, 70, Olmitz, died Sunday, Feb. 24, 2019, at his home in Olmitz.

He was born Feb. 15, 1949, in La Crosse to Celestin and Monica (Stecklin) Pfeifer. He attended schools in La Crosse.

He was a jack of all trades and had worked for an oil company, Venture Corp., Marmie Ford, and Theis Packing.

He enjoyed to tinker and worked as a carpenter for a while. He did repairs to his home and would refinish furniture. He enjoyed fishing and boating.

Survivors include three daughters, Pam Kreutzer and husband, Doug, Hays, Tarasa Miller and husband, Shaun, Hoisington, and Heather Crist, Great Bend; a brother, Leone Arthur Pfeifer and wife, Sheryl, Wichita; his twin sister, Virginia Marie Hein, Hoisington; an uncle and aunt, Joe and Helen Pfeifer, Hays; a brother-in-law, Robert Banks, Grove, Okla.; and nine grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a daughter, Tamera Ann Pfeifer; and two sisters, Norma Jean Banks and Carol Ann Delgado.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Nicholson-Ricke Funeral Home Chapel, Hoisington; inurnment in Hoisington Cemetery.

A rosary will be 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Friends may sign the book only, as cremation has taken place.

Memorials are suggested to the James Pfeifer Funeral Expense Fund in care of the funeral home.