It is with great sadness that the family of Jim Joy of Genelle, B.C. announce his passing on April 19, 2014. Jim was born April 11,1947 in Timmins, Ont. Jim was an accomplished musician, and he played in many bands in and around the greater Toronto area. Jim was also a heavy duty crane operator, and a member of the Operating Engineers Union. Jim is survived by the love of his life, Barb, there 2 children Kelly (Eve) of Lethbridge, Ab, and Jami (Tom) of Lindsay, Ont., 6 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild. After his retirement Jim and Barb moved to Genelle, B.C. in 2004. Jim jammed at local venues and played in bands in the Castlegar/Trail area.
Jim will be dearly missed by all who knew him. A Celebration of Life Service will take place Saturday May 24th 2014 at the Castlegar Royal Canadian Legion. Time: 1:00 P.M. Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society can be made in Jim’s name.