July 12, 1929 – January 16, 2012
It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of James Albert McLean, beloved husband of 61 years of Nellie Edith McLean (nee Armstrong) of Calgary. Jim passed peacefully with family by his side Monday, January 16, 2012 at the age of 82 years.
Jim was born July 12, 1929 in Lemberg, SK. He married Nellie in Abernathy, SK in 1950. Jim and Nellie have 3 children, Neil (Lila), Sandra (John), and Shelley; and 3 grandchildren Bradley, Scott (predeceased in 2004), and Trent.
Jim loved to surround himself with family and friends. He enjoyed a lifelong career in the auto industry and always had a story and a joke to share.
For those wishing to pay their respects funeral services will be held at MCINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S FISH CREEK CHAPEL (14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E.) on Saturday, January 28, 2012 at 2:30 P.M. Condolences may be forwarded though www.mcinnisandholloway.com. As per Jim’s wishes, in lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 200, 119 – 14th Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 1Z6 – Telephone: (403) 264-5549. www.heartandstroke.ca. The family would like to extend a sincere heartfelt thank you to the many people who have generously given their support and care to Jim and his family.Print This Obituary & Condolences