James “Jimmy” Richard Viewig, age 48 of Lowell, passed away February 8, 2023. The son of Donald and Judith (Nostrand) Viewig, he was born on February 26, 1974, in Cobleskill, New York. The family moved to Ada, Michigan in 1978 and Jimmy went on to graduate from Forest Hills Central High School in 1992, and Davenport University with his bachelor’s degree.
Jimmy married Laurel (Henrion) on October 6, 2001. Together, they have two children. He loved all his friends and family, nature, photography, camping, and Boy Scouts. At the age of 14, Jimmy earned his Eagle Scout ranking and was currently the Scoutmaster of Boy Scout Troop 290.
He is survived by his wife, Laurel; children, Delaney, Baden; parents, Don and Judy Viewig; sister, Carrie (Doug) Racicot; sister-in-law, Kristen (John) Bertucelli; nieces and nephew, Caitlin and Josh Racicot, and Lila Bertucelli.
Friends and relatives are invited to join the family for a Celebration of Life from 1pm – 5pm on Saturday, February 18, 2023, at Lowell Veterans Center, 3116 Alden Nash SE, Lowell, MI 49331. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Boy Scout Troop 290 C/o Mike Mason, Treasurer, 6648 Gleneagles Dr. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546.