JAMES, Wayne D. – With heavy hearts we celebrate the life of Wayne D. James of Formosa, formerly of Fergus, Ontario. Wayne passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 16, 2023 at the age of 60. Spring was Wayne’s favourite time of year, and he was blessed with the most beautiful day to rest in peace.
Lovingly remembered by his wife Kim Parkinson (son Austin) and their two dogs Gabby and Jojo, who he adored. Forever cherished by his children Dylan James (Kimberley) and Erica James (Mark) and grandchildren Elgin, Nynka, and Emerick. Survived by his loving father Robert James and sister Deborah (Bill). Predeceased by his mother Helen James who he loved dearly.
Wayne was passionate, driven and extremely hardworking. He poured his heart and soul into his job and took pride in his countless accomplishments throughout his 40 years of service within the Automotive Industry. Wayne was gifted with a creative mind, forever showcasing his art and skills though his love of gardening, painting, building, and cooking. He was the life of the party, he knew how to entertain and host with his passion for food and good music. Wayne showered his love for his family by making sure we gathered around the table or bonfire rejoicing and making countless memories.
Wayne is going to be missed dearly by his rich and robust circle of extended family and good friends. We will forever cherish your positive outlook on life! Cheers to you Wayne, Dad, Papa Cheech you’re forever in our hearts.
Family and friends are welcome to gather in celebration at the graveside on Saturday, April 22, 2023 at 10:30am at Memory Gardens Cemetery, 2723 Victoria St N., Breslau, Ontario. Refreshments will be available following the interment. Arrangements entrusted to the WALL-CUSTANCE FUNERAL HOME & CHAPEL 519-822-0051 / www.wallcustance.com.
Memorial contributions to the Groves Memorial Hospital or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.
A tree will be planted in memory of Wayne D. James in the Wall-Custance Memorial Forest.