James Arthur Condon

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Date of Birth:
Tuesday, October 28, 1941
Date of Death:
Thursday, July 23, 2020
Age:
78 years old

Memorial Gathering

Date: Wednesday July 29, 2020
Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Location: River Park Chapel at Macken Funeral Home [ view map ]

Prayer Service

Date: Wednesday July 29, 2020
Time: 12:45 pm

Location: River Park Chapel at Macken Funeral Home [ view map ]

Burial

Location: Grandview Memorial Gardens [ view map ]

Macken Funeral Home Memorial Photo
Date of Birth:
Tuesday, October 28, 1941
Date of Death:
Thursday, July 23, 2020
Age:
78 years old
Macken Funeral Home Memorial Photo
Date of Birth:
Tuesday, October 28, 1941
Date of Death:
Thursday, July 23, 2020
Age:
78 years old

James Arthur Condon

James Arthur Condon, 78, of Rochester, MN died Thursday, July 23, 2020 peacefully at home surrounded by his family.

James was born October 28, 1941 in Rochester, MN to Russell and Wyneta (Eggers) Condon. On October 15, 1966, he married Linda M. Vagt at Our Saviors Lutheran Church in Rochester. After living a short time in Brownsdale, MN, James and Linda enjoyed the rest of their lives living in Rochester.

James worked the better part of his life working in the family business, Vagt’s Hauling Service. More recently he worked as a cab and shuttle bus driver.

James loved camping, fishing, bowling, his grandkids, and any event in which his boys and their families were able to gather.

He is survived by his wife, Linda; sons, Tony (Margi), Mark (Tammy), Kevin (Jennie) of Rochester, Chad (Heather) of Nicollet; and 9 grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents and two sisters.

A memorial gathering for James will be held from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, July 29, 2020 in the River Park Chapel at Macken Funeral Home in Rochester, MN. There will be a prayer service beginning at 12:45p.m. in the gathering space. The burial will be in Grandview Memorial Gardens after the memorial gathering.

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The family of James Arthur Condon has received the following condolences.

My deepest sympathies go out to your family. I cherish the memories I have of Jim and am thankful that I was able to know him.
Sending you and your family wishes of peace. 

On behalf of all of us at Med City Taxi, Yellow Cab of Rochester and Rochester Shuttle Service, we wish the deepest sympathies to Jim's family.  

Mary, you have my sympathy.  Remember all the good times you had together.  I don't know if you remember me, we worked at SMH in surgery. My husband, Jerry, worked with Jim at the Bus company.  Take care of  yourself. Linda

Thinking of all you at this time .Cherish all the family Memories

My dear friend, I am so sorry to hear this news. I know how much you two loved each other. He was such a good husband and father to his boys.  He has left you with a strong loving support group.  You gave him a life of fun and love.  Your in my thoughts and prayers. 

Don and I were so sorry to hear about Jim's death.  We remember all the good times we had as your kids and ours were growing up as neighbors in SE Rochester.  We will be be praying for you and your family and asking God to comfort you all during this extremely difficult time in your lives.


Don and Louise Gathje 

Linda,


I am so sorry for your loss.  My heart goes out to you and your family during this difficult time.  I will be praying for you.


Jerry Lillie

May your father R.I.P.

We were sorry to hear about Jim. We wish we could be with you. Prayers to you Linda, Tony, Chad, Mark, Kevin, and your families. You all are in our thoughts. 
  We are proud to have known him!

Our condolenes to you and your family.  We know he will be missed dearly and hope and love be with you all.  God will take care of us all.


 


 


 


 

Our family has known the Condons for many years having grown up in the neighborhood around Longfellow.  I used to babysit the boys when they were younger.  The Dunford family sends their condolences to Linda and family.