Peacefully with his family by his side at Lakeridge Hospital in Oshawa on Sunday August 3rd, 2014 in his 84th year. Jim was the beloved husband of Gladys Marjorie Johnston, cherished father of Louise Nicholson (Murray), Douglas Johnston and Donna Williams. He was the Special Papa to his two granddaughters, Marina and Julia Williams. Jim was pre-deceased by many brothers and sisters and is survived by many nieces and nephews. Friends are invited to attend a celebration of Jim’s life on Thursday August 7th, 2014 at the MacCoubrey Funeral Home Reception Centre, 30 King St., E., Cobourg from 7-9 pm. If desired donations may be made to the Lung Association or Northumberland Hills Hospital. Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.