James Hunter

Obituary of James Douglas Hunter

HUNTER, James Douglas passed away peacefully on Sunday August 25, 2019 at Stedman Community Hospice in his 88th year. Loving husband of Flora, dear father of Dan (Mary Ellen) of Newmarket, Dale (Rhea) of Hamilton and Doug (Felicity) of Bolton. Grandfather of 4 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. Sadly missed by brother in law Charles (Rose) McIntosh and cousins Jean Lowe (late Sonny) and Doug (Peg) Reid. Predeceased by his parents Harry and Ivy and daughter Donna and his cousin Donna Ivey. James employment took him all over the globe holding positions as President of the International Transport Workers Federation, National President of Canadian Brotherhood of Railway Transport & General Workers, and various positions in the CAW and CLC. In keeping with James wishes cremation has taken place with no services or visitation. Arrangements entrusted to THOMPSON WATERS FUNERAL HOME 102 First Ave Port Dover 519-583-1530. For those wishing, donations to a charity of one's choice would be appreciated. Online donations and or condolences can be made at www.thompsonwatersfuneralhome.ca