FIshing 10

James Warren Bignell

February 9, 1960 ~ February 19, 2022 (age 62)


James Warren Bignell, 62, of Arkansaw, WI died Saturday, February 19, 2022 at his home. He was born February 9, 1960, in Stephenville, TX; son of Larry and Vera (Weger) Bignell.

He attended school in Arkansaw, WI. Following school, he married Rosemarie in Durand. They later divorced.

Jim worked for Pelke Well Drilling, then moved to Texas where he worked bridge construction. Later he returned to Arkansaw and worked for Charlie Koehler. He also worked as a logger for B & A Logging.

He enjoyed fishing, spending time outdoors, and spending time with his dog and cat.

Jim is survived by his mother, Vera (Weger) McMahon; siblings, Donna (Jim) West, Valorie (Don) Hayden, Blake (Nancy) McMahon, Chrissy (Jeff) Olson, Elvis (Tiffany) McMahon; and several aunts, uncles, nieces, and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his father, Larry Bignell and his brother, Larry McMahon.

Services will be held at a later date. Goodrich Funeral Home in Durand, WI is assisting the family. To express on-line condolences, visit obituaries at


To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of James Warren Bignell, please visit our floral store.


You can still show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, or by planting a memorial tree in the memory of James Warren Bignell
© 2022 Goodrich Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility