PETERS, James (Jim) Thompson
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It is with mixed emotions that we announce that James (Jim) Thompson Peters passed away at Providence Care Hospital on March 31, 2021
Jim is now in a place where his mind is once again sharp and he can fully enjoy his surroundings. Anyone who truly knows Jim will know that he is probably bringing a smile to someone’s face even now.
Jim was born on March 25, 1938, in Magog Quebec, to Bessie Thompson and Norman Peters.
Jim was a wonderful husband, with a deep faith and will be forever loved and remembered by his wife Noreen. Jim was a man of his word. When we married, he promised me I would never be bored. I am sure it was not what he meant when he said those words and certainly not what I expected when I heard them but we travelled the Dementia journey together with many ups and downs laughter and tears. Thank you, Jim
Jim was the father of 5 Children Laura Reinstra (Dave), Cliff Peters (Annette), Dan Peters (Tanis), Karen Lamport (Greg) and Kathy Seymour (Mark)
Jim was the grandfather of 10 and great-grandfather of 8. He is predeceased by his sister Joann Lupton and grandson Braden Peters.
Jim was a very kind and friendly man, always willing to lend a helping hand to anyone needing him.
He will be greatly missed by family and friends.
If you wish to make a donation in Jim’s memory please consider Fairmount Nursing Home 2069 Battersea Road, Glenburnie, Ontario K0H 1S0, or UHKF - Providence Care Senior’s Mental Health Unit #4-55 Rideau Street, Kingston, Ontario K7K 2Z8 or Alzheimer Society of Canada Research Funding, 20 Eglinton Avenue West, 16th Floor, Toronto, Ontario M4R 1K8.
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