James William Lord, 54, of Menominee, Mich., passed away peacefully after a long battle with cancer at home with his family by his side, on Wednesday, April 10, 2013. Jim was born December 3, 1958, in Menominee, Mich., to Robert and Nancy (Lang) Lord.
Jim graduated from Menominee High School Class of 1977. While he was growing up he enjoyed playing baseball, working at Bernie Lang's shop, Jacks IGA, and finally at Menominee Paper for over 30 years. Jim's hobbies include working on cars, collecting various things from cars to coins and gardening, he also was an outdoors person who loved golfing at North Shore, feeding his deer and other wildlife and just simply enjoying what nature gave him.
  Jim is survived by his mother, Nancy Lord of Menominee, Mich.; his son, Andy Lord of Oshkosh, Wis.; one brother, Robert Lord of Green Bay, Wis.; three sisters: Vicki Overby of Menominee, Mich., Judy (Rob) Rodesch of Menominee, Mich. and Sue (Steve) Marcoe of Forney, Texas. He is further survived by one niece, Katie and four nephews: Jake, Alex, Matt (Britney), Garry, and many aunts, uncles and cousins; also good friends: Mike Nowack and the VanEyck Family. Jim was preceded in death by his father, Robert Lord.
  Visitation will take place at Cadieu-Thielen Funeral Home on Saturday, April 13, 2013, from 1 p.m. until time of prayer service at 4 p.m. with Deacon Vincent Beckley presiding.
Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery Menominee.