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James 'Jim' Finlayson

June 3, 1937 — December 9, 2012

James 'Jim' Finlayson

It is with great sadness the family announces the passing of their husband, father, grandfather and brother, Jim Finlayson on December 9, 2012 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital. Born in New Waterford, he was the son of the late James and Mary (Ashford) Finlayson. Jim at one time was owner and operator of Jim`s Service Station, located on the corner of Heelan St. and Ellsworth Ave., New Waterford, he deeply enjoyed the sport of fishing, looked forward to his daily morning routine of feeding his birds and he had a great passion for playing the guitar. Jim is survived by his wife Valarie (Hampicke), daughters Marie, BC, Gail (George) Lowes and Glory; son Steven (Rosemary), brother Brian, all of Ontario; grandchildren Samantha, Taylor, Miranda, Breanna, Shayna, Dezi, Natalie and Shane. Besides his parents, he was also predeceased by brothers Johnnie, Reggie, and a sister in infancy. Cremation has taken place and a chapel service in McLellan Brothers Funeral Home Chapel, 3183 Plummer Ave., New Waterford will be held on Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 2 pm with Rev. Duncan Roach officiating and interment in Union Grove Cemetery, Scotchtown,NS. To send online condolences to the family go to: www.mclellanfuneralhome.com

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