Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma

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James ‘Jim’ Wietelman

Born: 09/16/1955 Died: 05/22/2009 Maiden Name: n/a Honorific: Veteran

James “Jim” Wietelman, 53, passed away on May 22, 2009. He was born on September 16, 1955, to Bill and Newanna Wietelman. He was a disabled American veteran from the Army National Guard. Jim enjoyed fishing, boating and hunting with his fam-ily. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Carl A. and Nellie Crowder; half-brother, Carl Richard Ferrall; and aunt, Dourece Nel Miller. Survivors include his wife, Rhonda; his mother; his brother, Billy; sister, Neshia; sons, Jeremy, Chris and Nick; and their children who called him Papa Jim.