In Memory of

James

"Red"

J.

Rhuems

Obituary for James "Red" J. Rhuems

James J. “Red” Rhuems, age 65 of Pittsburg, KS, passed away on Sunday November 5, 2023, at Via Christi, following a sudden illness.

Red was born on April 5, 1958, in Pittsburg, KS, the son of Jim Allen Rhuems and Delores (Theys) Rhuems. He has been a lifetime area resident. He worked for the City of Pittsburg as a heavy equipment operator, retiring in 2020. He was a member of Ducks Unlimited. He loved outdoor activities, especially fishing and hunting.

He is survived by his mother Delores “Dodie” Rhuems, Pittsburg, KS; one brother, Dennis Rhuems and wife Janet, Frontenac, KS; and two nieces, Breanna Rhuems, and Brilee Jackson, husband Chandler, and great-niece Laityn. He was preceded in death by his father, Jim Rhuems.

Red will be cremated with a Celebration of Life to be held at a later date.

Arrangements are under the direction of Mason-Woodard Mortuary & Crematory.