James “Jim” L. Wells

Longtime Albion businessman James “Jim” L. Wells, 72, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 20, at his home surrounded by his family.
He is survived by his wife Candice of Albion; four children: Tim Wells (fiancé Cathy Connot) of O’Neill; Mark Wells of Neligh; Callie (Joel) Vavra of Elkhorn; Michael (Mary) Wells of Omaha; eight grandchildren: Mason and Hannah Wells, Jaxson, Parker, Alex and Keenan Vavra, Lyla and Wyatt Wells; one brother: Richard (Sharalyn) Wells of Neligh; one sister: Rebecca (Darrell) Pritchard of Alta, IA; two brothers-in-law: Larry (Alexis) Kirschmer and Wayne Herley, both of O’Neill; sister-in-law: Theresa Schwager of Fremont; six nieces and nephews; 11 great nieces and great nephews; along with many cousins, other relatives and many friends.
Levander Funeral Home of Albion was in charge of arrangements. Memorials are suggested to the family for a later designation. Condolences may be sent to the family at