Jim Weiskopf

Oct. 25, 1937 - Apr. 8, 2020

Jim Weiskopf, 82,

Minot, died Wednesday,

April 8, 2020 in his home.

Jim was born October

25, 1937 in Minot, ND to

Charles and Clara

(Schneider) Weiskopf. He

spent his youth in the

community of Minot and

graduated from Minot

High School in 1956.

Jim was united in mar-

riage to Judith Johnson on

December 28, 1973 in

Minot. They lived within

city limits for a brief time

until settling into their

country home west of

Minot, where they would

remain the rest of their

lives together.

Jim was part owner of

Mallard Motors for five

years of his life. He was a

truck owner/operator for

22 years, a licensed pilot

and has owned/operated

Weiskopf Truck and Sal-

vage since 1986.

Jim was a member of

the NoDak Race Club.

He enjoyed spending

time in his yard, showcas

ing his mechanical abili-

ties on heavy equipment,

and of course time in the

sky. Jim loved all animals

and raised many chick-

ens, horses, ducks on his

property over the years.

He will be missed by all

who were blessed to share

in his life.

Jim was survived by his

loving wife of 46 years,

Judy, Minot; loving chil-

dren Dana Weiskopf

(Aaron Kirkeby), Ken-

nedy, MN and Bryan

Weiskopf, Minot; sister

Jean (Elwood) Thorpe,

Minot, ND along with

numerous nieces,

nephews and cousins.

Jim was preceded in

death by his parents, sis-

ters Eleanor Weiskopf and

Arla Knauff and brother,

Charles ‘Buzz’ Weiskopf.

A private family ser-

vice will be held on Mon-

day, June 1, 2020 at Tho-

mas Family Funeral

Home, Minot.

Interment: Rosehill

Memorial Park, Minot.

Public visitation while

observing social distanc-

ing will be held on Sun-

day, May 31, 2020 from

1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m.

at the Thomas Family

Funeral Home, Minot.

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