Renee Ruth James, 80, of Plymouth, IN, passed away at 4:20 pm, Thursday, May 28, 2020 in her home surrounded by family. She was born on January 28, 1941, in Chicago, IL to Daniel and Martha (nee Malinowski) Szczypiorski. She was preceded in death by her parents and siblings, Mary Lou and Gerald Szczypiorski. Renee was married to Kenneth James on September 6, 1979, he preceded her in death on November 18, 1999. She is survived by her sister, Christine S. (late Louis) Egenlauf and many nieces and nephews. Also surviving are: Daniel (Linda) Egenlauf, Beecher, IL, Jeffery Egenlauf, Franklin, TN, Joseph (Dawn) Egenlauf, Bremen, IN and Mark Egenlauf, Las Vegas, NV. She is also survived by her cousins, Mary Ann (James Zaba) and Richard (Patricia) Pajka. Renee worked for Red Lobster in Justice, IL, Paduah, KY and Plymouth, IN for 35 years. She was a member of St. Dominic Catholic Church.
There will be no visitation or services as per her request. Burial will be private.