Jim Willix, late of Chilliwack, BC, formerly of Fort Langley, died peacefully in Chilliwack General Hospital July 3, 2017 at the age of 82. Jim was born in Belfast, Ireland and immigrated to Canada in 1966 with wife Joyce and their two young daughters. Jim worked for many years as a machinist and millwright. After retiring and moving to Chilliwack, Jim became very active with the Chilliwack Huskers Football Club. He spent many years looking after the players and loved his time there.
Jim will be missed by his wife of 55 years, Joyce, his three children, Alison (Dave), Julie (Doug), Andrew (Cheryl)and his grandchildren, Samantha, David, Reid and Amy.
There will be no service as per Jim’s request.
“May you be a half hour in heaven
before the devil knows you’re dead”
~ Irish Rovers