James Alexander McNeil, late of Abbotsford, passed away peacefully on May 3, 2006 at the age of 59 years at his home. He is survived by his wife Linda, his daughter Leanna (Blake), his son James (Tracey); 3 grandsons, Landon (7), Thane (3) and Liam (1) and his mother Eileen. Jim was an elementary teacher/principal for 34 years (100 Mile House, Lone Butte, Horsefly, Williams Lake, Agassiz/Harrison, Abbotsford).
A celebration of his life will be held on Saturday May 13, 2006 at 2:00 pm at Cascade Community Church, 35190 Delair Road, Abbotsford, BC, with Rev. Wayne Wattman officiating. A reception will follow at the Army, Navy & Air Force Club, 30394 McNeil Avenue, Mt. Lehman, BC. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the James McNeil website at: als.ca/events/mysite.aspx or directly to the ALS Society of BC, 119-1600 W. 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C. V6J 1R3.
On June 4, 2006, Jim’s family will be walking in his memory in support of efforts to find a cure for this devastating disease.
Henderson’s Funeral Home