December 11, 1938 to January 16, 2016 – Passed away peacefully at home, with his family by his side on Saturday January 16, 2016.
Loving husband of Shirley French for 58 years. Special father to Jimmy Joe French ( Donna ) and Tammy French. Dear Grandfather to Jamie French, MacKean Thyne, Veronica French ( Brian ), Dylan French ( Jenna ), Echo Pelletier ( Bill ). Dear Great Grandfather to Beau James, Landon, Lucas, Kadence, Bella and Brandy. Dear brother of Mike French ( Marjorie ), Yvette Jensen and Bertha Fortin. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.
Cremation has taken place.
In memory of Jim and in honour of his great love of the outdoors the family suggests planting a tree if you so desire.
Arrangements entrusted to Menard Funeral Home, Blind River, Ontario.