August 11, 1945 – September 11, 2010
Jim Veale of Calgary passed away on Saturday, September 11, 2010 at the age of 65 years at the Foothills Hospital with his loving wife by his side.
Jim is survived by his wife of twenty-three years, Carol; his mother Iola Veale; his siblings, Nancy McKague, Gordon Veale, Jeannie Veale and Freda Veale (Craig) and their families; mother-in-law Christina Schuh; in-laws, Robert Schuh (Ellen), Bernadette Schuh, Norbert Schuh (Cathi), Douglas Schuh (Elaine), David Schuh (Janine) and Paul Schuh and their families.
Jim was born in Lindsay, Ontario and moved to Calgary in the early seventies. He worked for Canada Safeway for thirty-two years, retiring in 2006. Jim loved golfing at Redwood Meadows Golf and Country Club where he has been a member since 1989. Jim enjoyed life and had many, many friends. He will be sadly missed and fondly remembered by everyone that knew him.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Wednesday, September 15, 2010 at 2:00 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded 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. Special thanks to the compassionate doctors and nurses at the Tom Baker Cancer Centre, Unit 47 at the Foothills Hospital and Palliative Home Care Team.
In living memory of Jim Veale, a tree will be planted Big Hill Springs Park, Cochrane by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH Telephone: (403) 276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences