James Malcolm Emberly Wallbridge, P.Eng., passed away on Friday, March 5, 2010, after a long illness.
Jim was born in Edmonton in 1941. He graduated with a B.Sc. from the University of Alberta; his M.Sc. was from the University of Windsor. He was a dedicated metallurgical and materials engineer, and worked for companies in New Zealand, Fort McMurray, and Calgary. He formed his own business, Metalta Technology, and was an independent consultant for several years until his retirement. His principal professional memberships were with APEGGA, ASM, and NACE. Jim loved fly fishing, camping, canoeing, and woodworking; he enjoyed playing Bridge, and listening to Big Band jazz. He is survived by his wife, Pam; his daughter and son-in-law, Mary and Joe Lillis; and his sister, Judi McRae, and her family. At Jim’s request, there will be no funeral service. The immediate family will have a private gathering later. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
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