On Sunday, August 17, 2014 James Wharton passed away peacefully at the age of 88 at South Terrace Long Term Care in Edmonton.
He is survived by his loving wife of 65 years Eleanor; two children: Marlene (Alfred), Duane (Karen); five grandchildren: Jason, Katherine (Ryan), Jesse (Nicole), Christina (Murray), Terence; five great-grandchildren: Hilary, Hallie, Harper, Henry and Amariah; sister Alberta and numerous nieces and nephews.
Jim was predeceased by his parents Ray and Ida Wharton; brothers and their wives: Frank (Cecile), George (Mary), Harold (Tillie) and sister Anne (Ordie) and brother-in-law Jim.
Thank you to the caring staff at South Terrace Long Term Care and Dr. M. Andruchow.
A Memorial Service will be held on Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. at Ascension Lutheran Church, 8405-83 Street, Edmonton, AB, with Interment of the urn to follow at South Haven Cemetery.
Donations may be made to a charity of one’s choice.