James Samuel Amundson, 89, of Clifton, passed away Tuesday morning, Nov. 18, 2014, at Goodall-Witcher Hospital in Clifton. Memorial services were held Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, at Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, Clifton. He was born on July 25, 1925, in Clifton, to Adolph and Alvina Grimm Amundson. He attended schools in Clifton before joining the Army. He served his country during World War II as a medic in the Medical Detachment 415th Infantry. He worked for the BNSF railroad in Temple until his retirement. After he retired, he spent much of his time visiting family and friends. He was baptized and confirmed at Trinity Lutheran Church in Clifton. He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Alice Landua; and brothers, Jodie, Alton, Raymond, Irving, David, Alfred, Daniel and John. He is survived by many nephews and nieces; great nephews and nieces, and great-great nephews and nieces.