James “Smoe” Prymek, 52, Iowa City, died Oct. 21, 2011, at home peacefully after a short battle with cancer that was diagnosed Aug. 15, 2011.
Memorial Services were held Oct. 26 at Lensing Funeral & Cremation Service, Iowa City, with Rev. Rebecca Carver officiating. Burial will be at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the Dakota Prymek College Fund.
Smoe was born on Nov. 27, 1958, in Iowa City Iowa to Janet Kahler Prymek and Joseph Prymek. He lived in the local area all of his life.
Smoe was currently employed at Pearson as a Maintenance Technician, prior to that he was a member of the International Laborer’s Union Local 1238. He was a 1977 graduate of Clear Creek High School.
He married Suzanne Bartusch Prymek August 31, 1990 in Iowa City.
He is survived locally by his maternal grandmother, Bernice Kahler of Solon.
Online condolences may be sent to www.lensingfuneral.com.