Passed away peacefully at home on
September 28, 2013, at the age of 91, with
loving family by his side. Loving husband
and best friend of 31 years to Dru. Dearest
stepfather to Michael Berlasty (Tiziana)
and Christine Banner (Ed Coleman).
Cherished grandfather of Jacob, Adrian,
Sarah and Justin. Predeceased by parents Robert
and Mae (Harris) Travis. Dear brother to Arlyle (Harold)
Ellis, Robert (Elta) Travis, and brother-in-law to Don
and Anna Hancock and Danny and Chrissy Hancock.
Survived by many nieces and nephews.
Will be sadly missed by many friends and family
as well as his faithful companion “Buddy”.
Jim served his country proudly during WWII.
Following 29 years of service at Canada
Post, Jim spent several years involved in the
horse racing industry where he developed
many lifelong friendships. He was a talented
musician and enjoyed many years performing
with his band the “James Travis Trio” as well
as with many other local musicians. Jim will be
remembered as a good man for a life well lived.
He will forever be in the hearts of all who were
blessed to have known him. A special thank
you to Amy McLean, Janet McCormick, and Jay
(of MLW) for their exceptional care and support, as well
as CCAC and the St. Elizabeth personal
support workers for their compassionate care.
A private family service was held.
Arrangements entrusted to
3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor,
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