EAST DUBUQUE—James H. "Jim" Goss, 53 of East Dubuque, formerly of Savanna, completed his earthly journey on Sunday, April 14, 2019, at home, surrounded by his loving family.

To honor Jim's life, a Celebration of Life will be held on Sunday, May 5, at Manny's Pizza, 211 Main St., Savanna. Family and friends may visit from 12-4 p.m. and are invited to share in food and fellowship with all who knew and loved Jim. The Tri-State Cremation Center is humbly serving Jim's family.

Jim was born on May 12, 1965, in Savanna, a son to Donald H. and Dolores (J. (Thulen) Goss. He was a proud graduate of the Savanna High School, Class of 1983. Jim was an avid music collector and a lover of animals.

Those left behind to cherish the memory of Jim's include his life partner and love of his life, Richard Turner and family; his sisters, Joyce (Richard) Arno, Savanna, Donna Schuyler, Taylor Ridge, and Valerie (Rick) Steiner, Argyle, Wis.; his brother, Robert (Pam) Goss, Savanna; along with many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Jim was preceded in death by his parents; grandparents; step-mother, Betty; sister, Barb; and his brother, Bill.

Jim's family would like to thank everyone who has helped him face his battle with cancer head on over the last year. Your time, care and support meant the world to Jim, his family and friends!

Online condolences may be shared with Jim's family at www.tristatecremationcenter.com.