James F. Haak, 77, of Echo, passed away suddenly on Friday, October 21, 2016 near Belview. Mass of Christian Burial was held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, October 26, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Seaforth. Visitation was from 4–8 p.m. on Tuesday at the Sunset Funeral Home in Echo with a prayer service at 4:00 p.m.. Visitation continued one hour prior to the service at the church on Wednesday.