James was know by most as Papa Jim. He was born July 2, 1940 in Imlay City, Michigan. He is preceded in death by his father, Peter Mulder Sr., his mother, Catherine (Van Doeselaar) Mulder, brother, David Mulder and son-in-law Tony Peters.
He is survived by his wife Gloria (Hall) Mulder, five daughters; Tammy Peters of Johnson City, Kelly Ewalt (Clayton) of Kingston Michigan, Cindy Mulder of Livingston Montana, Kelly Brown (Bobby) of Johnson City, and Samantha Bennett (Scott) of Johnson City. James is also survived by 12 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren.
Family and friends are welcome to join in a celebration of life at his home residence on Saturday, 1/11 or Sunday, 1/12 from 1 pm to 4 pm.