James P. Lage, 69, of Cedar Rapids, passed away at the Oldorf Hospice House in Hiawatha on Monday, October 31, 2016.
A memorial service will be held 3 p.m. on Saturday, November 12, 2016 at the Cedar Memorial Chapel of Memories. The family will receive relatives and friends two hours prior to the service, beginning at 1 p.m.
Jim was born on June 14, 1947, to Joseph and Patricia Rosburg Lage. He was raised and attended schools in the Kingsley, Iowa area. He married Cindy Techau on June 24, 1989.
Jim spent most of his life as a truck driver, driving for several companies during his career.
He took great pride in maintaining his yard and garden, though his greatest passion was spending time with his grandchildren.
Jim will be missed by his wife of 27 years, Cindy; step-daughters Angela (Dominic) Frey of Minneapolis and Nicole Dickerson of Des Moines; grandchildren Riley and Tyler Dickerson; and four brothers and one sister.
He is preceded in death by his parents.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be directed to the Oldorf Hospice House of Mercy, if desired.