James K. Teach

James K. Teach

James K. Teach, age 73, of Key Largo, FL, died on April 10, 2014 with his son Miles Daniel Teach and daughter in law Joan A. Teach by his side, after fighting a courageous two year battle with cancer.

He was born in Richland Center, Wisconsin on August 15, 1940. Jim began spending winters in the Keys with his parents as a teenager in the 1950’s. Jim worked the family carnival, Emshoff Shows, for about 25 years during the summers in Wisconsin. In the off season, he had various jobs over the years, restored numerous old cars, and eventually had an Auto Body business in the Keys. Jim had many lifelong friends.

He is predeceased by his father Donard John Teach, Mother Helen Tainter Teach, and son John Teach.

He is survived by sons: James W. Teach of Richland Center, Miles D. Teach of Islamorada, FL., daughter: Glenda G. Wolff of Sun Prairie, WI., multiple grandchildren

Committal services will be held on Saturday, July 26, 2014 at 10:30 AM at the Sugar Grove Cemetery in Sylvan Township, Richland County, Wisconsin. An informal reception will follow at his shop.

The Pratt Funeral and Cremation Service is assisting the Teach family. Online condolences may be made at prattfuneralservice.com