James “Jim” Donald Washburn, 66, ofSt. Joseph, passed away Tuesday, July 3, 2012, in a St. Joseph hospital.
He was born January 15, 1946, in Mount Ayr, Iowa, son of Maxine and Bill Washburn. He graduated from high school and he married Patsy Paden on January 24, 1971. He served in the Army and is a veteran of the Vietnam War. He worked at Friskies as a Maintenance Supervisor and