We Remember

FRASER, Reverend James (Jim) Alexander

Passed away Sunday, November 6, 2016 of complications to renal failure, surrounded by his family in Kelowna, British Columbia.

There will be two Celebration of Life Receptions:

In Kelowna, BC on Tuesday, November 15 at Mission Creek Alliance Church. Drop in between 6-8 pm for an informal time of sharing and caring.

In London, Ontario on Saturday, November 19th a Graveside Service with family at 10:30 am at Forest Green Cemetery. A Celebration of Life Reception at Hillcrest Community Church Salvation Army at 2-4 pm.

In lieu of flowers a donation to the Diabetes Association would be appreciated.

Jim was born in Dundas, Ontario October 9th, 1938 to George and Rose Fraser. At a young age Jim was called into the ministry and faithfully served the Lord in various church and para-church ministries. Serving as a Salvation Army Officer across Canada and then as a Church minister in Surrey BC, Owen Sound, Lindsay, and East Nissouri, Ontario. Jim served with Youth for Christ and as Executive Director of Ark Aid Street Mission in London, Ontario until retiring in 2009. Jim moved with family to Kelowna BC in 2010. Jim gave his life to serving Jesus Christ and led a life that impacted many through his passion for helping others in giving them a hand up. Jim could be heard whistling everywhere he went, loved to sing and always had time to stop and ask you questions and care. He loved life, his family, his puppies, and loved Christmas. Jim’s programs and services were highlights for many through the years, his heart was for people and his legacy of love and encouragement will be missed.

Jim is survived by his wife Alberta, son Tim Fraser and wife Kathy, grandchildren Jon and Brandon of Manilla, Ontario. Daughter Pamela Grimm, and husband Paul of Kelowna, BC. Grandson Alex and wife Danie, great grandchildren Addyln and Liam of Vernon, BC. Grandchildren Arianna and Denver Grimm of Kelowna BC. His siblings and spouses George & Diane Fraser of Grimsby, Ontario, John and Faye Fraser of Calgary, Alberta, and many nieces and nephews.   Predeceased by his parents and two sisters Beverly Burket and Joy MacArthur. If you wish to send a condolence, post photos or share a memory, please scroll down the page to the area called “Share Your Condolences.”

In Kelowna, BC on Tuesday, November 15th between 6 - 8 pm (check the body of this obit for other service information)

Mission Creek Alliance Church

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