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James Binzak

Binzak, James T. “Jim” Found eternal peace on February 25, 2017 at the age of 72 years. Jim was born on March 3, 1944 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin to Leo and Winifred Binzak. He was the loving husband of Beverly (nee Wessa) for 47 years, and proud father of Dr. Barbara Binzak Blumenfeld (Joshua Blumenfeld) and Dr. Jennifer (Matthew) Fugate. He was also the cherished grandfather of Connor James Fugate, age 5, who affectionately called his grandfather “G”. Jim was preceded in death by his siblings Paul (Audrey) Binzak, Mary (John) Matyas, and John “Jack” (Cleo) Binzak. He was further loved by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Jim graduated from Marquette University in1967 with a B.S. in Business Administration. He worked in the banking industry for over 40 years, beginning at First Wisconsin and retiring from Associated Bank. Visitation will be held at Christ King Catholic Church, 2604 N. Swan Blvd, Wauwatosa, on Friday, March 3 from 10:30 AM until time of the Funeral Mass at 12 Noon. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made in Jim’s name to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.