On October 21, 2010, Jim McGarry of St. Albert passed away peacefully at the Kipnes Centre for Veterans at the age of 86 years.
Jim is survived by his dear wife, Olive; his grandchildren: Brett, Darcy, Christy, John and Jody; great grandchildren: Alexandra and Dennis; his sisters: Kay (Emil), Margaret, Marie (Jack) and Lillian; daughter-in-law, Valerie; Olive’s daughter, Yvonne and Yvonne’s family as well as nieces, nephews and many friends.
Jim was predeceased by his two sons: James and John; his parents: James and Margaret; and his brother, Jack.
Jim was a member of the First Canadian Parachute Battalion and served from 1941-1945. He also worked for Standard General for over forty years in Calgary and Edmonton.
Thank you to the staff of the Kipnes for taking such good care of Jim and also a special thank you to Stan Snidal for all his help and kindness over the years.
Rest in peace Jim we will miss you.