Melanson JimMELANSON, James 'Jim' Frederick -  It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Jim Melanson, of Trenton, at the Belleville General Hospital on Sunday May 6, 2018 in his 70th year.

Son of the late Dave & Doreen Melanson.

Loving husband of 23 years to Joy Maharaj-Melanson.

Proud father to Amanda, Deanna and David.

Loving grandfather to Madison and Alex.

Jim is survived by his sisters Carol (Richard) of Saskatchewan, Diane (Howard), and his brother Keith (Bev) all of Nova Scotia.

He will also be sadly missed by his sister-in-law Lynn Dorazio (Robert) and her sons; Tyler and Cory.

In keeping with Jim’s wishes, cremation arrangements have been made. There will be no services at this time.

If desired, donations to Diabetes Canada are much appreciated by the family.