Visitation: Monday, May 16, 2022, 11:30 A.M. to 1:00 P.M., Grace United Methodist Church, 303 E. Fenton Street, Marcus, Iowa.
Services: Monday, May 16, 2022, 1:00 P.M., Grace United Methodist Church, 303 E. Fenton Street, Marcus, Iowa. Visitation and Services under the direction of Ernest Johnson Funeral Home, Marcus, Iowa.
Dr. James Loren Wiese, 90 of Glenwood, Iowa formerly of Marcus, Iowa passed away May 12, 2022 at Glen Haven Village in Glenwood.
He was born on January 30, 1932 in Hospers, Iowa to John and Kathryn Wiese. After graduation, James served in the U.S. Coast Guard active duty for 3 years and reserves for 5 years. James graduated from Buena Vista and attended dental school at the University of Iowa. He was united in marriage to Clarice Faye Bussanmas on September 12, 1958 in Sioux City, Iowa. To this union their son Thomas was born.
James had a private dental practice for many years in Marcus and was a member of Grace United Methodist Church. His interests included woodworking, gardening, collecting and restoring antique pump organs and was a talented artist. He was a loyal Hawkeye fan and sports enthusiast. James enjoyed attending the College World Series for many years with Tom and his grandchildren.
Preceding James in passing were his parents, siblings Jack Wiese, Ron Wiese and Fran Montgomery. Survivors include his wife Clarice Wiese of Council Bluffs, Iowa; son Thomas “Tom” and wife Carla Wiese and their children Riley and Ashton Wiese all of Glenwood, Iowa, three nieces and one nephew.
Interment with Military Honors, East Lawn Cemetery, Sheldon, Iowa.
Memorial donations may be directed to the family.