Passed away peacefully on Friday February 25, 2005 at the age of 95, at the Weatherby Pavilion in White Rock, BC.
He was survived by his loving family, wife Jennie of 65 years, daughters Helen (Ken) Hesp, Gladys (Ian) Alisch, Linda (Lloyd) Gulka, Sheila (Mark) Bashnick all from the Lower Mainland of Vancouver.
His 3 sons Eddie (Laura), Jim Jr. (Sandra deceased) and Gordon reside in Regina.Greatly loved and will be missed by 12 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.
After a lifetime career in the hardware business, Jim and Jennie retired to White Rock where they continued to enjoy golfing, fishing, and dancing.
Jim’s family would like to thank the ‘Angels of Mercy’ at Evergreen Baptist Care Home and Weatherby Pavilion for the gentle and respectful care he received.
Mass was held at Star of the Sea Church, White Rock, Wednesday March 2 at 6:30 pm.
A funeral mass will be held in Regina, Sask. at Sacred Heart Church on March 18, at 10am.
Jim’s children will be eternally grateful and proud to have had such a wonderful father.