At LHSC-Victoria Hospital, London on Monday, January 2, 2012 of London and formerly West McGillivray, in his 80th year. Beloved husband of Caroline (Lightfoot) Handy. Dear father of Debbie and Ron Culbert of London, Bonnie and Dave Hotson of Brantford, Wilma and Rick Freeman of Lucan, Barb and Ron Densmore of Ailsa Craig, Brenda and Sandy Thompson of Parkhill and Jim Handy of London. Also survived by 16 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren. Dear brother and brother-in-law of Marie and Willis Bromley of Blyth and Grace Whittaker of Woodstock. Jim was a veteran of the Korean War.
Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 223 Main Street, Lucan on Wednesday 2-4 and 7-9 PM where the complete funeral service will be held on Thursday, January 5th at 2 PM with Rev. Mark Isaac officiating. Cremation with interment Mars Hill Cemetery, North Middlesex. There will be a Legion service in the funeral home on Wednesday evening at 6:30 PM.
Donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.
James (Jim) Robert Handy