James McFadden

1946 ~ 2019 (age 73)


James Wesley McFadden passed away peacefully, surrounded by family on May 8th, 2019.

Jim was born on April 25th, 1946 in Broadview, Saskatchewan.  The son of Cecil and Anne McFadden.  Jim later moved to Regina, where he met his wife, Eleanor while working at The Wheat Pool.

Jim married Eleanor Protz on September 30th, 1967.  Soon after they welcomed their children, Todd and Chris.

Jim was a salesman for Redhead Equipment for much of his life, later moving on to advertising.  Jim will be remembered as being an avid sports fan.  He had an unforgettable sense of humor.  It didn’t matter what kind of day it was; Jim could brighten it with laughter.  His door was always open for friends young and old.

Jim was predeceased by parents Cecil and Annie, brothers Lloyd, Donny and Berry, Sisters Myra, Pat and Georgie.

Jim leaves to cherish his memory wife Eleanor, sons Todd and Chris (JoAnne), grandchildren Brendan and Sarah.  Jim also leaves to mourn many friends, cousins, nieces and nephews including Neil (Diane) McFadden.

A Memorial Service will be held for James  on Monday, May 13, 2019 at 2:00 pm from the Christie's Funeral Home and Crematorium in Yorkton with Shelly Morris officiating.

Should friends so desire, donations in memory of James  may be made to Royal Canadian Legion - Yorkton Branch

Life is a song – sing it

Life is a game – play it

Life is a challenge – meet it

Life is a dream – realize it

Life is a sacrifice – offer it

Life is love – enjoy it

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Funeral Service
May 13, 2019

2:00 PM
Christie's Funeral Home & Crematorium
121 Palliser Way
Yorkton, SK S3N 4C6

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