Suddenly at LHSC-University Hospital, London, on Monday, June 3, 2019 of London, at the age of 77. Beloved husband of Barbara (Cook) Prowse. Loving father of Christopher and Rebecca Prowse of Indianapolis. Dear brother and brother-in-law of Ruth and Ronald Whitehead, Lynda and Gary Smith, Douglas and Debbie Cook all of London, David and Dawn Cook of Southhampton, Merry Cook of Quesnel, British Columbia, and Mary-Lou Sabatine of London. Missed by several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Harry and Doris Prowse, and brothers- in-law, Robert Cook and John Cook. Jim was a long time insurance appraiser and a founding member of the Southern Ontario Street Rod Association; He loved his winter vacations in Lake Havasu. Jim will be fondly remembered for his sense of humor, his love of street rods and remote controlled float planes and his ability to make new friends wherever he went. Jim was always willing to tell you his opinion, be it good or bad and that tended to endear him to most people.
A celebration of life will be held at Haskett Funeral Home, 223 Main Street, LUCAN on Thursday, June 6th at 1 PM. Cremation with interment St. James Cemetery, Clandeboye.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.