On the morning of Monday, September 9, 2019, James Frederick Marchant peacefully passed away, surrounded by the love of his wife and children. Free now from the torment of dementia and the cruelty of cancer.
Cherished and loving husband of Margaret for 45 years. Kind and loving father of Jim (LeeAnn), Bill (Marie), Jennifer (Joe), Lynda, Becky (Jerrod). Proud grandpa of Jim, Ashley, Carley, Allison (Chad), Kyle (Joy), Taylor (Andrew), Mike (Kaila), Mark (Rachael), Karissa (Nathan), Kendra (Keenan), Avery, Nathan, Janelle & Blake, and 7 great grandchildren.
Loved and missed by sisters Joan and Mary, sister-in-law Shirley, Aunt Audrey, and many dear friends.
Jim was predeceased by his beloved wife Eleanor (1970), his loving parents, Jim (1939), Alice (2009) and step father John MacAllister (1976).
Friends will be received at the McBEATH-DYNES FUNERAL HOME, 246 Thames Street South, Ingersoll, Thursday from 5 - 8 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Friday September 13, 2019 at the funeral home at 11 a.m. Reception to follow. Private interment at Ingersoll Rural Cemetery.
The family wishes to acknowledge the invaluable services provided by the Alzheimer Society of Oxford, VON (Oxford) and VON (Middlesex) and would ask anyone wishing to make a donation to please consider one of these services. They were all essential in helping to give Jim the best quality of life while living with dementia.
Personal condolences may be sent to www.mcbeathdynes.ca