Thursday, June 03 2010 @ 01:17 PM CDT
Contributed by: Dory Goldberger
Jim was born on February 3, 1948 in Omaha, NE. to Leland Burdette and Beulah Lillian (Olson) Bronson.
He was raised and schooled at Wahoo, NE. and was a 1966 Wahoo High School Graduate.
Jim attended and graduated from John F. Kennedy College in Wahoo in 1970 with a Bachelors of Art Degree in Business.
He met and married Cynthia S. Ferrara on December 28, 1972 at the Presbyterian Church in Wahoo, NE. They lived in Reno, Nevada, where Jim was working in the banking industry. Jim and his family moved to Plattsmouth in 1977, after he accepted a position at Plattsmouth State Bank, for the past 33 years.
Jim was a member of the Plattsmouth Masonic Lodge #6 A.F. & A.M. and it’s affiliate bodies, Plattsmouth Chamber of Commerce, Plattsmouth Industrial Development Corporation, Plattsmouth Civil Service Commission, and a Former Member of Plattsmouth JayCee’s.
Jim is survived by his wife Cynthia S. Bronson of Plattsmouth, son, Drew Bronson & wife Katie of Plattsmouth, one grandson, Bodie James Bronson, daughter Britney Fanelli & husband Nick of Danville, CA, two brothers, Bill Bronson and his wife Nancy of Avon, MN. and Bob Bronson and his wife Mary of Indianapolis, IN. and two sisters, Sandi Ediger and husband Jaye of Prairie Village, KS and Patti Thaheld and husband Eric of Reno, NV., thirteen nieces & nephews and numerous cousins and friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Leland and Beulah Bronson.
There will be a memorial service at the First Presbyterian Church, Plattsmouth, NE at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, May 27, 2010 with Pastor Ronald Van Heukelom officiating.
Visitation 1-9 p.m. with family 6-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 26, 2010 at Roby Funeral Home.
Family suggest memorials be sent to First Presbyterian Church, Plattsmouth, NE. or charity of choice.
Roby Funeral Home, 346 Ave. A, Plattsmouth, NE. 68048. 402-296-3123.