James Edward Bowthorpe
James “Jim” Edward Bowthorpe was born on May 3, 1931 in Veteran, AB. Jim passed away at the Coronation Hospital and Care Centre on December 21, 2013 at the age of 82 years.
Jim was a loving husband to Steffie Bowthorpe for 54 years; loving father to children Diane (Tim) Lozinski, Darlene Lewis, Mon (Terry) Elliott, Lyle (Jenny) Bowthorpe and Murray (Tammy) Bowthorpe; grandfather to 12 grandchildren and three great grandchildren, as well as being missed by numerous family and friends.
Jim was predeceased by his father Joseph, bothers Fred and George Bowthorpe and his mother Sophie Bowthorpe.
The family would like to thank Dr. McKenzie and Dr. Hanton and the nursing staff at the Coronation Hospital for the care they provided. Special thanks to family and friends for the visits, phone calls, food and privacy. Thank you to Heather and staff at the Coronation Funeral Home and thank you to Reverend Sue Hertell for your kind words.
Respecting Jim’s wishes, a private family service was held. As an expression of sympathy and in loving memory of Jim, memorial contributions may be made to the The Kidney Foundation of Canada or to Alberta Diabetes Foundation in care of Coronation Funeral Home, Box 358, Coronation, AB, T0C 1C0 who have been entrusted with the care and funeral arrangements. 403.578.2928. Condolences can be forwarded to the family by visiting our website at www.coronationfuneralhome.ca