The family of Jim Spencer regretfully announce Jim’s sudden passing on February 18, 2004.
Jim was born December 24, 1948 in Edmonton, Alberta. He is survived by his loving wife Deborah, three children, Kristen, James and Katelyn, his mother Eleanor Spencer and his mother in-law Jinny Koelzer, one sister Nancy (Jack) Poitras, and three brothers Guy (Jane), Wynn (Ferne), Mark (Elaine). He was predeceased by a sister Joanne and his father James E. Spencer, his grand parents, Anna and Frank Robock and Myrtle and Arlo Spencer. He has numerous nieces and nephews.
He completed his schooling in Edmonton and was a member of the RCMP from January, 1968 for ten years. He operated a restaurant in Chilliwack for a number of years and then went on to several other businesses. Jim was a very kind and thoughtful man and was always concerned about others and shared with anyone who needed. He cherished his family and friends and was very proud of his children. He coached hockey for many years and will be missed for all of his activities in the community. A celebration of Jim’s life will be held at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 8909 Mary Street, Chilliwack, B.C. at 10:30 AM on Saturday, February 21.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions for James and Katie in care Debbie Spencer would be gratefully accepted.