James Dunford (Jim) Appel
1925 - 2019
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James (Jim) Dunford Appel, 93, completed his earthly journey on June 15, 2019. Jim was born to William and Harriet Appel on October 11, 1925. In June 1946 Jim married Marjorie Jane Sanborn and they enjoyed 73 wonderful years of marriage. The couple made their homes in Washington DC, Albuquerque, NM, Durango, CO, and Stillwater, OK. They enjoyed traveling throughout the United States, Canada, and Mexico.

He is survived by his wife, Marjorie, of Stillwater, sons John of Santa Fe, NM, Daniel of Albuquerque, NM, Douglas of Durango, CO, daughter, Suzanne Collier of Stillwater, OK, and several grandchildren and great grandchildren. A son, Andrew, and a son, Robert preceded him in death.

His life will be remembered in a private memorial service. Those wishing to honor Jim's memory may do so by donating to a charity of their choice.

Condolences may be emailed to the family and an online obituary may be viewed by visiting www.strodefh.com.

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Published in Pine River Times on Jun. 17, 2019.
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June 21, 2019

To the family of Jim Appel.
Jim and I will always remember how kind and helpful he was as a member of the Back Country Horseman. Jim donated his time and many times his creative workmanship for projects.
He will be missed.
Jim and Sherri Libby
June 18, 2019
As you remember your love one, as God heals your broken hearts (Psalm 147:3), may your cherished memories bring you peace, comfort, and strength to endure.
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