Bracke, James B, 79, of New Port Richey, passed away at the Florida Hospital of North Pinellas on July 7, 2017. James was born on September 5, 1937 in Solon, New York. He was the son of the late, Leon and Alice Bracke. James courageously served in the United States Air Force from 1955 until 1959. He went on to work as the Director of Public Works for the city of Springfield, Michigan. James relocated to Florida with his wife in 2000, coming from Springfield, Michigan. He loved to play golf in his spare time.
James is survived by his loving wife, Nancy Bracke; son, Todd Bracke; 7 grandchildren; and 6 great-grandchildren. James is to be interred with his fellow comrades at the Fort Custard National Cemetery in Augusta, Michigan.