James Charles Bignell, "Jim", on Monday, June 13th, 2011, aged 63, after a courageous and valiant battle with esophageal cancer.
Beloved husband of Paulette for over forty years. Cherished father of Carolyn Ann and Lisa Kathleen. Beloved 'Papa' to Elise Charlotte and River James. Son of deceased parents Reginald and Mary Catherine. Youngest brother of John and his wife Lola Bignell, and Kathleen and Altan Sharif. Friends may call at the Simple Alternative Chapel, at 1057 Brock Road in Pickering Ontario,on Friday June 17th, 2011 at 10 o'clock am for visitation, service at 11 o'clock am.
In lieu of flowers donations to the Princess Margaret Hosptial fund are appreciated.
"And what is it to cease breathing but to free the breath from the restless tides, that it may rise and expand and seek God, unencumbered." The Prophet, Kahlil Gibran