Passed away with his loving family at his side eight days before his 86th birthday. Predeceased by his parents William and Gertrude Roberts, brother Bill, sisters Joan Clark and Carol Wilkins. Leaving to mourn with precious memories his devoted wife and best friend of 64 years Jessie; two daughters Deanne (Jack Cole), Beverley (Geoff Rowe); five grandchildren Robert (Shirley), Chris (Stephanie) and Jennifer Rowe; Michael and Alexander Cole; two great-grandchildren James Rowe and Ryland Rowe. Also sisters Doreen (Ron Martin), Linda (Melvin Earle); brothers-in-law Fraser Clark and Dom Wilkins; sisters-in-law Margaret Peckham and Margaret Cox; as well as many other family, friends, and former co-workers from Bell Aliant and Pioneers. We wish to express sincere gratitude to the staff and doctors of Pleasantview Towers 1 South East and 3 South West for their compassion and love for Jim – they are all angels; also thank you to Rev. Pilling for his visits. Cremation has taken place; due to Covid-19 restrictions, visitation and service will be held at a later date when family and friends can attend. Donations can be made to The Heart and Stroke Foundation, Alzheimer’s Society or a charity of one’s choice.
“You’ll always live within our hearts. Our memories will keep you near. We’ll always remember and never forget the one we loved so dear.”