James G. Holmquist
1953 — 2021
Madison - Jim Holmquist passed away Wednesday, April 21, 2021 at Meriter Hospital in Madison after a short battle with cancer. He was 67 years old. He was born to William and Lorraine Holmquist in Ladysmith, Wisconsin on August 2, 1953. He grew up enjoying what life had to offer in northern Wisconsin. After graduating Ladysmith High School in 1972, Jim entered the US Navy for four years and was honorably discharged in December 1976. After leaving the Navy, he returned to Ladysmith where he met his future wife Carol (Smith). They were married on June 10, 1978. During this time, he attended technical college in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, and earned a degree in HVAC design. He received a job...