Nov. 9, 1934 – June 18, 2012
With much sadness we announce the passing of James Stanley Jerome. Jim passed at home surrounded by his loving family, after a long battle with cancer at the age of 77.
He leaves behind his loving wife Lorene of 54 years, five children: daughter Dale (Murray), son James Jr. (Noreen), son Terry, son Todd (Meryca), daughter Tracey; eight grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren.
Jim was born in Gogama, Ontario, the son of Pearl and Albert Jerome; he had 8 brothers and sisters.
At a young age Jim was a prospector and in 1957 he joined the army, he was with the Queen’s Own Rifles of Canada for eight years, then worked for (CFB) Chilliwack Forces Base for many years until retirement. Jim loved the outdoors and was an avid hunter and fisherman, his favourite pastime was sitting in his shop carving and gardening. He will be dearly missed by his family and friends. At Jim’s request there will not be a service.
In lieu of flowers, please donate to your charity of choice. Many thanks to Dr. Geerts, Community Nurses, and the Red Cross.
100 Mile Funeral Service Ltd.
entrusted with the arrangements. 250-395-3243
Condolences can be sent to the family at www.100milefuneralservice.com