RAPID CITY — Carlton James “Jim” Stedjee, 78, passed away at Rapid City Regional Hospital on Oct. 17, 2013 after a two-year battle with leukemia.
Jim was born in Three Lakes, Wis., on Jan. 30, 1935, to Lewis J. and Mary M. Budney Stedjee.
He graduated from Three Lakes High School in May of 1953. He enlisted in the Air Force that December.
On Sept. 7, 1954, Jim married his high school