April 6, 1934 – April 28, 2013
James Henry beloved husband of Doris Henry, passed away suddenly on Sunday, April 28, 2013 at the age of 79 years.
Jim worked in the seismic industry for over forty years with Western Geophysical and Veritas. He loved to meet with his friends for coffee, work in his garden and enjoyed forty happy years on his acreage with his horses and dogs. Jim was always ready and willing to help others and his greatest love was his family. He will be deeply missed by his family and friends
Jim was a loving and proud father, grandfather and great-grandfather.
James was born to John and Pauline Henry at Forget, Saskatchewan on April 6, 1934 and was the youngest of eight children. On April 19, 1958 he married Doris Clark and together they shared a fifty-five year love affair. Along with his beloved wife, Jim is survived by his daughter Kathy (Gary); two sons Wayne and Don; four grandchildren, Ashley, Shayleen, Carissa, and Brennan; two great-grandchildren Joshua and Taiten; and many nieces and nephews. James was predeceased by his parents, brothers and sisters.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Saturday, May 4, 2013 at 2:30p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 200, 119 – 14th Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 1Z6 www.heartandstroke.ca. or to The Calgary Humane Society, 4455 – 110th Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB T2C 2T7, www.calgaryhumane.ca.
In living memory of James Henry a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. Telephone: (403) 256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences