James Thomas Monteith “Jim”
1950 – 2017
It is with deep sorrow that the family of James Monteith
announces his passing on Monday, June 5, 2017 in
Cranbrook, BC at 66 years of age.
Jim was born on December 20, 1950 in Kimberley,
BC. He was a Happy Valley – Lois Creek mail carrier
for 34 years. Jim was a bowler for many years, and once
went to Las Vegas with his bowling team. In his later
years, Jim was involved in carpet bowling, fl oor curling
and bowling. Jim loved his extended family and was
especially fond of all his nieces and nephews. He will be
Jim is survived by his sister Marjorie Beetstra of Salmo,
BC, his brother Rod (Arla) Monteith of Wasa, BC, his
brother Rich (Liz) Monteith of Wycliff e, BC and many
nieces and nephews.
Jim was predeceased by his mother and father Elizabeth
and William Monteith, his niece Tanyia Curry and his
brother-in-law Danny Beetstra.
A memorial service for Jim will be held at the Kimberley
United Church on Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 11:00 am.
In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the charity
of your choice.
Arrangements entrusted to McPherson Funeral Service.
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