James Wildish built communities, whether it was infrastructure, giving his time to countless projects, making sure young people had every chance for success or just listening. His passing on Jan. 24 at age 89 touches every part of our community.
He left his mark as a man who cares deeply – for his family, his employees and his community. Never one to step into the limelight, he preferred to roll up his sleeves and get to work. He liked making things happen. His steady, humble determination earned the respect and admiration of competitors, as well as . . .