James Monteith

James Monteith

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

dearly missed.

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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