age 82, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Monday, July 22, 2013, while surrounded by his loving family. He will be deeply missed by his children Shelly (Sam) Hazekamp, Mark Edsenga, Brenda (Edward) Prins, and Marla (Steve) Krenselewski; 11 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and sister Lois (Bob) Bowman. He is preceded in death by his wife of 33 years Gretchen Edsenga (1991). In his early years James’ proudly and courageously served his country as a member of the United States Marines. He began his career in construction working alongside his father. The family will be greeting friends from 3-4 PM on Friday, July 26, 2013 at The Story: A Community Church, 475 6 Mile Rd, Comstock Park, MI 49321.