Peacefully onSeptember 15, 2012at 82 years of age. Cherished husband of the late Pauline (nee Michlouski) (2009). Loving father of Sandra and husband Bruce Horton (LaSalle), Dennis and wife Patricia Hammerton (Toronto), Mark and wife Josie Hammerton (Winnipeg). Cherished grandpa of Erinn and Husband Fadi, Heather and husband Richard, Sarah and husband Rob, Paul and Joel. Treasured great-grandpa of Ali. Dear brother of Kathleen McKenzie. Jim worked for Chrysler for 32 years. He spent most of his retirement inHastings,Ontariowhere he enjoyed fishing. If you so desire, donations to a charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.  Cremation was held. A memorial service will be held inMississaugaat a later date. Arrangements entrusted to Families First3260 Dougall Ave. SouthWindsor, 519-969-5841. Share memories, photos or make a donation at

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