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Farrelly, James (Jim) Nicholas

James (Jim) Farrelly, beloved husband of Jan Farrelly of Calgary, passed away on Saturday, April 26, 2008 at the age of 74 years.

Jim was born September 27, 1933 in Glasgow, Scotland. He had been employed with Telus (AGT) for many years, retiring in 1991. Jim was a life member of the Italian Club and played soccer for their team “Juventus” through the 60’s and 70’s. Jim loved to sing and was a member of various choirs over the years.

Besides his loving wife and sweetheart Jan, Jim is also survived by his family, Sherry and Don Fitger, Mark Farrelly, James and Catherine Farrelly, Sylvia Straza, as well as ten grandchildren; Jeremy, Crystal, Brett, Sarah, Brittany, Andrea, Ashley, Amber, Amanda, and Davison, and four great grandchildren. He is also survived by three sisters-in-law, Henny Dohmeier, Marijke (Marvin) Martin, and Tilly Roberts. Jim was predeceased by his parents Jay and Sylvia Farrelly, and two brothers-in-law, Stan Roberts and Lu Dohmeier.

Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Crowfoot Chapel (82 Crowfoot Circle, N.W.) on Tuesday, April 29, 2008 at 1:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.

In living memory of Jim Farrelly, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. Telephone: (403) 241-0044.

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  1. R.I.P grandpa… miss you so much …

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  2. Still think of you everyday.. Love <3

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  3. MISS YOU wish you could meet my beautiful daughter… you would love her.

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  4. dad you’ll always be with me wherever i go i wish i knew that this was here i would have written you way before this. i miss you so much dad i think sometimes that you’ll come back, i know that we will be together again soon love you muchly forever your daughter sylvia

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  5. sylvia farrelly :

    Dad,
    its been a long time since I’ve written on here. just want you to know that i thinkof you every day and i so miss you, i wish things would have been different and we could have talked more then maybe i would have understood things better. I just found out about my other brother david. Your sister Louise told me what she could remember. I am going to try to find him. maybe then i get a piece of you back that my mother wouldnt let me have from you. anyway dad i am doing ok i love you and miss you take care love your one and only daughter sylvia

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  6. Hey grandpa! So married the love of my life at the Italian club! You and him would love each other! Any who miss you love you. Thinking of you always.
    Amanda

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