Golden, BC December 13, 1934
September 13, 2016 Vernon, BC
Predeceased by his parents R. Edgar and Edna
and siblings: Walter, Metta, Fran and Barb.
Survived by his wife Betty of 60 years; children:
Crystal (John), David and Tim; grandchildren:
Kyle (Amanda), Eric, Devon and Brian and great
grandchildren Matthew and Isabella.
Jim was raised in the Columbia Valley at
McMurdo, BC. Received his schooling in
Golden and Nanaimo, BC. Started working at
Giant Mascot Mines at Spallumcheen, BC. He
furthered his education at Comano, BC, moved
to Shuswap Falls, then Mica Dam and on to
Vernon and Coldstream with BC Hydro until his
Jim’s enjoyment was woodworking, flying and
gardening. He was involved with Scouts and
Guides as well as Fire Department at Coldstream.
His greatest love was his family and friends.
Memorial Service was held Saturday, September
17, 2016 at Pleasant Valley Funeral Home.
Eulogy by Crystal Noakes. Internment in