THOMSON, James "Jim" Irving - Jim passed at his home, on September 8, 2016, surrounded by the love of his family with his wife, Shirley, of 64 years by his side, in his 87th year.
Described by his family as an awesome Father, Grandfather and Great-Grandfather. Loving Dad to Craig, Brenda (Bill) Taylor, Denise (Quinto) Alesi, Brad (Pam). Cherished Papa to Jessica (Cris), Emily (Alex), Jacob, Devon, Jacob, Brady and Kylie. Beloved Great-Papa to Madison and Easton.
Jim will be missed by Frances, relatives and friends in Canada and Scotland.
Jim was a proud and long-time member of the Association of Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders of Canada. Jim was a proud Scotsman who called Canada his home.
For those who wish, memorial donations made to the Cancer Assistance Program or charity of choice would be appreciated.
Visitation will be held at bay Gradens Funeral Home, Hamilton on Monday, September 12 from 5-9pm. A Celebration of Jim's Life will be held at Michaelangelo's Banquet Centre on Tuesday, September 13th from 4-7pm.