Nelson, William James ‘Jim’, born January 25, 1927 in Wilkie SK, sadly passed away on November 8, 2015 in Penticton BC at the age of 88 years. Forever loved and sadly missed by Florence his wife of 68 years, daughter Harlene (Dick) of Summerland BC, son Harvey (Donna) of Kamloops BC, brother Andy of Enderby BC, sister Shirley (Don) McCron of Ladner BC, B-I-Ls Fred Robinson of Eston SK, John Miller of Vernon BC, grandchildren Dean Jones of Penticton BC, Rick Knorr, Renae (Greg) Gartrell, Brian Nelson and Danika Nelson of Kamloops BC, 8 great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. Jim was predeceased by his parents George and Ruth; brothers Gordon and Bruce, sisters Jean, Marion and Laverne; son-in-law Don Jones.
Thanks to Dr. Richardson; Drs. Hepburn and all the staff at Salmon Arm, Vernon and Penticton hospitals for their fantastic care of Jim over the last several months. In Jim’s memory, tributes may be made to the BC Heart and Stroke Foundation, 4-1551 Sutherland Avenue, Kelowna, BC V1Y 9M9.
Condolences may be sent to the family through www.providencefuneralhomes.com.