1929 — 2022
JAMES DANIEL ZEIMET James was born August 24, 1929 to John and Leonette (Althoff) Zeimet in Waukon, Iowa. He was raised in the Lansing and New Albin, Iowa areas. His mother passed away in 1934 at the age of 36. Shortly after on December 7, 1938 he made his home with foster parents Edward and Josephine Kenny of New Albin. He attended elementary school at the Jefferson Co. District No. 95. After finishing school he farmed in what was known as the Winnebago Valley for many years. Jim was called into active duty in the US Army in May l954. After being discharged from the army he continued farming until May l958. He then became employed by Interstate Power Co. in Lansing, Iowa. In l968 he...