Jim was born in Metz, MI July 21, 1940. Lois was born in Alpena, MI June 5, 1942. Both were raised in northern Michigan. They met in Alpena and married March 7, 1963. They lived and raised their family in the Alpena area until their retirement when they started wintering in Labelle, FL.
Jim passed away December 17, 2021 followed by Lois on November 23, 2022. They are survived by their children; Wendy (Brian) Swartz of Ft Myers, FL, Jim (Julie) Koss of Murphy, NC and Lisa Koss of Raleigh, NC. They are also survived by seven grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
A memorial will be planned at a future date. Memorials can be made to Hope Hospice of Cape Coral.