James “Jim” Madson, age 76, of Dassel, Minnesota, passed away Sunday, August 25, 2013, at his home on Lake Washington. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Thursday, August 29, 2013, at 10:00 AM at St. John’s Catholic Church in Darwin, Minnesota. Gathering of family and friends will be at the Dobratz-Hantge Funeral Chapel in Hutchinson, Minnesota, on Wednesday, August 28, 2013, from 4:00 – 8:00 PM with a prayer service at 7:30 PM. Additional gathering time for family and friends will be at the church one hour prior to the Mass. Arrangements are with the Dobratz-Hantge Funeral Chapel of Hutchinson.