James E. Courtney

November 21, 2021Obituaries
James E. Courtney

James E. Courtney, age 90 of Belle Fourche, died Friday, November 19, 2021 at the Spearfish Canyon Healthcare Center.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10:30am Saturday, November 27, 2021 at St. Paul Catholic Church in Belle Fourche.  Visitation will be held 4 to 6pm Friday at Leverington Funeral Home of the Northern Hills in Belle Fourche.  Following, there will be a Wake Service at the church at 7pm.  Interment will take place in Pine Slope Cemetery.

Jim’s funeral will be broadcasted live online, on his obituary page located on the funeral home’s website: http://www.LeveringtonFH.com, where there is also a video tribute available to view.

Jim is survived by his wife, Sondra of Belle Fourche; children, Thomas (Jody) Courtney of Belle Fourche, Lezlie (Larry) Moore of Vivian SD, Colleen Courtney of Belle Fourche; 13 grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren; and sister, Virginia Ludwick of Ekalaka, MT.  He is also survived by his extended family: step-children, Sabrina Schroeder of Rapid City, Leo A. (Urelia) Giacometto of Africa, Joe (Margareta) Giacometto of Rapid City, John (Lisa) Giacometto of Stevensville MT; 5 step-grandchildren; and 2 step-great grandchildren.

Jim was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Hazel; wife, Della; and daughter, Jeanne Wombold.