James Alan Roden, 85, of Superior, WI passed away January 10, 2022. Born June 13, 1936 and raised in La Crosse, WI. He served in the US Army, US Air Force for 7 years and over 20 years with the 148th Air National Guard. In his retirement, Jim enjoyed woodworking and carving, oil painting, feeding birds, and spending time with family. He will be remembered by his wife, Opal, son Brent (Stefani), grandsons Jaxen and Jaden, and brother Robert (Claudette). Inurnment will be at MN State Veterans Cemetery-Duluth at a later date as well as a celebration of life.