James "Jim" Robert Chalmers
James “Jim” Robert Chalmers passed away at Huronlea Home for the Aged, Brussels on Sunday, April 28, 2019. He was in his 83rd year.
Jim, formerly of Blyth, will be lovingly remembered by his wife Joan of 60 years and their children Christine and Brad Knight, Mitchell; Dwight and Pam Chalmers, Blyth; Darryl and Lynn Chalmers, Blyth and Michael and Kim Chalmers, Caledonia. He will also be lovingly remembered by 13 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Jim was the dear brother and brother-in-law of Richard Chalmers and Audrey; Mary Louise and Ken Phillips and Gail Chalmers.
Jim was predeceased by his parents Robert and Anne (Benninger); and brothers David and Wally Chalmers.
Jim was the last cheese maker in Blyth and then pursued a career as a stationary engineer at Huronview, Clinton.
Jim was involved in his community serving as a past Associate President of the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 420, Blyth and past Master of the Blyth Masonic Lodge.
Jim’s interests included camping, fishing and finding a bargain at garage sales.
As per Jim’s wishes, cremation has taken place. A private family service will be held.
Memorial donations may be made to the Clinton Public Hospital or the Alzheimer’s Society. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Falconer Funeral Homes, Clinton.
Messages of condolence for Jim’s family may be placed at www.falconerfuneralhomes.com