May 13, 1941 - April 17, 2019
Mr. Jim Anderson of Nanton, AB passed away on April 17, 2019 at the Peter Lougheed Hospital in Calgary at the age of 77 years. Jim is survived by his wife Darlene of 54 years; daughter Nancy (Ed) Ufland; son Kevin Anderson; 8 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; brother David Anderson, sister Barbara Browne; brother-in-law Len (Mina) McLeod, Ron (Brenda) McLeod, and sister-in-law Karen (Ray) Brewster. Jim was born in High River, Alberta on May 13, 1941 and grew up on the family farm south of Nanton. He worked as a telecommunications employee for AGT/Telus for 33 years and when they offered him a retirement package he jumped at the chance, took it and then worked various jobs until his death. He loved his years living in Grande Cache, Alberta and was very active in that community. He was a member of the Elks, spent 28 years as a volunteer on the Grande Cache Fire Department, loved trapshooting and was a member of the Grande Cache Trap Club, enjoyed golfing, playing hockey with the Old timers Grande Cache Muttoneers. He loved to hunt and looked forward every spring to his horseback trips in the mountains and every fall his week hunting with his buddies. For the past 17 years he lived in Nanton close to family and friends. Jim was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and devoted friend. He was genuine and kind to all he knew and always made time to visit. He will be sadly missed by many, especially his family. Memorial Donations can be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) or a charity of your choice. Interment took place at the Nanton Cemetery on Saturday, April 27, 2019. A Funeral Service was held on Saturday, April 27, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at the High River Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (909 9th St West, High River AB). To send condolences and view Jim’s Tribute Page please visit www.lylereeves.com . Caring for the family is Lyle Reeves Funerals of High River (Craig Snodgrass) 403.652.4242.
Mr. Jim Anderson of Nanton, AB passed away on April 17, 2019 at the Peter Lougheed Hospital in Calgary at the age of 77 years. Jim is survived by his wife Darlene of 54 years; daughter Nancy (Ed) Ufland; son Kevin Anderson; 8 grandchildren;... View Obituary & Service Information
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