Jim was born on Dec. 7, 1935 in Vegreville, Alta. Passed away on Aug. 1, 2004 in Oliver, B.C. Jim is survived by his loving wife of 48 years, Jeanette. Jim also leaves behind five children and 12 grandchildren; Shelly Dickens (Peter); Lorie; Robert (Madeline); Gordon (Sharon), and Darren (Debbie), Lindsey, Shannon, Michael, Lisa, Kelsey, Brianne, Tyler, Shereen, Christin, Kaylon, Kyle and Megan. Jim has one great grandchild, Chloe. Jim has also left behind his four brothers; Eddie, Walter, Barry, and Jerry. Arrangements entrusted to Hansons’ Osoyoos Funeral Home & Crematorium. (250) 495-2900.