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Kane, James (Jim)

Jim passed peacefully into paradise on Friday, July 18, 2008, at the age of 86, after a courageous battle with cancer.
Jim was born in Drumheller, but grew up in Banff. He served in WWII with the Canadian Air Force as a bomber air frame mechanic stationed in England. Returning home, he settled in Calgary and after graduating from SAIT, he made his career as an auto body mechanic. In 1974, he married his “little sweetie”, Shirley Graham, and together enjoyed 34 years of marriage. Jim was known for his quiet, gentle manner, humorous wit, giving heart and his tremendous love of God. 
Sadly missed, Jim is survived by his wife Shirley Kane, of Calgary, his sister, Jean Elliott, of Canmore, and multiple nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. He was predeceased by his brothers Jack, of Edmonton, Robert (Bob) of Golden, B.C. and sisters Dorothy McCurdy, of Peterborough, Ont. and Elizabeth (Bessie) Orr, of Peck Lake Idaho.
Funeral Services will be held at Beddington Pentecostal Church (16 Bermuda Drive N.W.) on Wednesday, July 23, 2008 at 2:00 p.m. Graveside Service to follow at Queen’s Park Cemetery. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.   If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Alberta Cancer Foundation, c/o Tom Baker Cancer Centre, 1331 – 29 Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 4N2 Telephone: (403) 521-3433, or the Beddington Pentecostal Church Memorial Fund,16 Bermuda Drive N.W. Calgary, AB T3K 1H7, or directly to the charity of the donor’s choice.

     

     

In living memory of James Kane, 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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