Passed away suddenly, unexpectedly but peacefully, on December 31, 2018.
Unwaveringly devoted husband of Sara for 17 years. Perfectly loved and adored Dad of Luke, Mark, John and Mary.
First born son of Jeff and Julie. Wise older brother of Matt (Tracy), Scott (Tara), Brent (Jess), and predeceased by his infant sister Kaitlyn.
Fun-loving uncle of Cyrus, Sabrina, Stevie, Bruce, Clara and baby-to-be. Cherished grandson of Diane Smith.
James worked hard and played harder. He was a loyal and devoted friend to many. James always found a reason to bring friends together, to surround himself with the people he loved and was the ultimate redneck MacGyver.
Visitation will be held at the DESTEFANO FUNERAL HOME, 1289 Keith Ross Drive, Oshawa (south side of Taunton Road, east of Thornton Road by the Oshawa Airport) 905-440-3595 on Friday, January 4th from 2:00-4:00pm & 6:00-8:00pm.
A Service to Celebrate James’ life will be held in the DeStefano Chapel on Saturday, January 5th at 11:00am.
In memory of James, donations made be made to the Ontario Federation of Anglers and Hunters.
Memories may be shared at destefanofuneralhomes.ca.