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James Dennis Jr.

James Dennis Jr., 91, of New Rockford, ND passed away on Tuesday, January 3, 2023 at his home with his loving wife Patty by his side.

James Allen Dennis Jr. was born on September 27, 1931 to Alice (Sheppard) and James Dennis Sr. in St. Paul, MN.  James received his GED while in the United States Army.

After being discharged from the Army, he worked as a construction Superintendent.  James was united in marriage to Marvel Ohmann, they were blessed with eight children. Marvel passed away in 1989. James was later married to Patricia (Kaul) Jensen on February 23, 1991 in New Rockford, ND.

James was a member of the Eagles Club.  He enjoyed wood working, scuba diving, visiting with family and friends.  James would like to be remembered for his love for his family and friends.

He is survived by his wife, Patricia; eight children, one stepson; forty-eight grandchildren and great grandchildren and four sisters.

James is preceded in death by his first wife, Marvel; his parents, James Sr. and Alice; two brothers and a sister.

Jim’s Visitation will be Friday from 1:00PM-5:00PM at Evans Funeral Home, New Rockford.

A Funeral Service will be held Saturday, January 7, 2023 at 3:00PM at Evans Funeral Home, New Rockford.

His Burial will be at the Fort Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis, MN.

Posted Condolences:


  1. Condolences and prayers to the family of JD 🙏🙏

  2. So sorry to see this. He was so enjoyable to visit with. May he now rest in peace

  3. My thoughts and prayers are with the family during this sad time – Rest in peace, James!

  4. we are so sadd to hear this. what a great co worker he was. hugs Patty.

  5. So sorry for your loss Patty. He was a great guy, enjoyed working with him at the nursing home. Prayers and thoughts to you all.


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