HORTON, James William

Jim passed away peacefully in Kelowna General Hospital on Sunday, November 4th, 2012 at the age of 72.

Jim is survived by his loving wife, Pat, of 14 years; two sons, Russ (Shannon) of Kelowna, Andy (Sherrie) and their daughter, Emily, of Fort McMurray; one step-son, William (Renee) Horan and their son, Ian, of Grand Prairie; 3 step-daughters: Lena Horan and her son, Tyler, of Saskatoon, Crystal (James) Derenowski and their children: Jodi, Nicholas, Natasha of Porcupine Plain, SK., Rose (Jim) Mazurkewich and their children: Riley, Jessika, Jolene, Ruslin of Nepewan, SK.; one sister, Shirley Mendosa of Trail; two brothers, Don (Janice) Horton of Ottawa, and Joe (Bernadette) Horton of Fredericton, NB; numerous nieces, nephews and many dear friends.

The celebration of Jim’s life will be held at Pleasant Valley Funeral Home on Friday, November 9th, 2012 at 2:30 p.m. with Deacon Paul Murphy officiating. A reception will follow in the tea room.

In lieu of flowers, those friends wishing to make memorial contributions in memory of Jim may do so to the Canadian Cancer Society, 104, 3402-27th Avenue, Vernon, B. C. V1T 1S1.

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