It is with sadness that the family of James (“Jim”) Lavers announce his passing in Leduc, Alberta on June 23, 2015 at the age of 86 years.
Jim spent thirty-seven years as a teacher, administrator, counsellor and subject/curriculum leader. He taught, and gave seminars, before and after teaching throughout Alberta, and from Yellowknife to Phoenix.
Professionally, he completed a B.Ed., B.A. (Credits), M.Ed., plus Post Graduate credits, all by evening and summer school. He was also active as a leader/mentor in forty different professional, church, community, recreation and political organizations.
Jim has four sons, nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren, most in the Edmonton area.
A Memorial Service will be held at a later date at Westwood Unitarian Congregation, 11135 – 65 Avenue, Edmonton, AB.
Donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society (designated as Lung or Prostate), 200 – 325 Manning Road NE, Calgary, AB T2E 9Z9.