James Robert McNeil of Chestermere, AB, beloved husband of Kathleen McNeil, passed away on Sunday, July 19, 2009 at the age of 93 years. Jim was born and raised in Glace Bay, NS, moving to Calgary in 1945, and then to Chestermere in 1977. He worked as a plumber/pipefitter until his retirement. Besides Kay, his loving wife of 67 years Jim is survived by children Nicki (Rob) Roach, Tom (Carol) McNeil, Don (Lauretta) McNeil, and Alice (Barry) Wilkin; sister Tenie McKinnon; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Eastside Memorial Chapel (5388 Memorial Drive N.E.) on Thursday, July 23, 2009 at 7:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be Celebrated at Holy Trinity Catholic Church (1525 – 45th Street S.E.) on Friday, July 24, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the charity of your choice. In living memory of Jim McNeil, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Eastside Memorial Chapel, 5388 MEMORIAL DRIVE N.E. Telephone: (403) 248-8585.Print This Obituary & Condolences