Passed away peacefully and with family by his side at Queensway Carleton Hospital, Ottawa on Saturday, January 11th, 2014 at 91 years of age. A long-time member of the federal civil service in Ottawa, he had retired to his roots in Cobourg. Jim was the beloved husband of the late Audrey Evelyn Shackleton. He was the loving father to James Peter (Denise), John (Susan) and Susan (Christopher) and grandfather to Brigitte (François), John Nathaniel, Colin, Sophia, Wesley and great-grandfather to Milo. Jim will be fondly remembered by his sister Eleanor and his many nephews and nieces. He will be greatly missed by his special friend Laura Bowman. Family and friends are invited to the visitation at MacCoubrey Funeral Home, Cobourg on Saturday, January 18th, 2014 from 1:30 to 3:30 pm. A celebration of his life and interment will take place on Saturday, April 26th at 1:00 p.m. at St. Paul’s United Church in Cold Springs. Family would like to extend their thanks to all of Jim’s care providers in Cobourg and Ottawa and especially to those of the Queensway Carleton Hospital for their exceptional care and comfort during Jim’s short stay. Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.