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James L. Luce - 77

12/7/1937 - 8/8/2015

Clinton, Iowa

James L. Luce age 77 of Clinton passed away Saturday Aug. 8, 2015 at the Alverno Health Care Facility, Clinton. Funeral Mass will be held 10:30 AM Wednesday Aug. 12th at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Fulton, IL. Visitation will be held Tuesday 4 – 7 PM at the Pape Funeral Home. Burial will be at St. Irenaeus Calvary Cemetery, Clinton. Online condolences may be left at www.papefh.com.

James was born on Dec. 7, 1937 in Lyons, IA, the son of Harley and Helen (Loundroche) Luce. He graduated from St. Mary’s High School in 1957. He married Joan Richert on Nov. 8, 1958 in Green Bay, WI. James was a bus driver for Clinton M.T.A. for over 37 years and owned and operated Luce Tax Services in Clinton for over 30 years. He was a member of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Fulton, where he was a Eucharist Minister.

James is survived by his wife, Joan Luce of Clinton; his daughter, Troy (Jody) Brown of Rockford, IL; 7 grandchildren, Melissa, Kyle, Carly, Jessica, Patrick, Hope, and Faith; 5 great grandchildren, Caleb, Emma, Asher, Haiden, and Harper; two sisters, Valeria Webb of Camanche and Pat Farley of Clinton; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, a daughter, Helene in 1959, a son, Clark in 2009, and a sister, Doris in 1994.

Visitation:

Visitation will be held Tuesday 4 – 7 PM at the Pape Funeral Home.

Mass:

Funeral Mass will be held 10:30 AM Wednesday Aug. 12th at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Fulton, IL. Burial will be at St. Irenaeus Calvary Cemetery, Clinton.

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