James Abell

Jim Abell

Wednesday, February 18th, 1942 Sunday, January 10th, 2021

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Obituary for Jim Abell

James “Jim” Albert Abell of Walkerton, passed away at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre, Walkerton on Sunday, January 10, 2021 at the age of 78.

Beloved husband of Fay (nee Wilson). Loving father of Kim Jones, Cindy (Ron) Carter all of Walkerton, Terry (Tabatha) of Owen Sound, Gord (Barb) of Paisley and Tammie Abell of Walkerton. He will be remembered by his many grand and great-grandchildren. Dear brother of Peggy (Bill) Van Holten, Richard (Cyndy) Abell, all of Eden Grove, Ann (Derwyn) Taylor of Walkerton, Joyce (Brian) Woods of Eden Grove and Doug (Sherri) Abell of Formosa.

Jim was predeceased by his parents Arthur and Margaret (nee Ward) Abell.

A graveside service will take place in the spring at Douglas Hill Cemetery, Brant Township.

The family extends a sincere thank you to the Neurological Department at University Hospital, London Health Sciences and the Palliative Care Unit at the Walkerton Hospital for their kind and compassionate care.

As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Society or the Gideons would be appreciated. Cards available at Cameron’s (519-881-1273). Online donations and condolences may be made at

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    Douglas Hill Cemetery
    2030-2232 Bruce County Road 3
    Cargill, Ontario
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Steve & Barb

To the family from District 8 Lawn Bowlers:
Our sincere sympathy on Jim's passing. We did enjoy bowling with and against him!
God's blessing to you all,
Steve & Barb Schuknecht
Dist.8 OLBA
Comment | Posted at 07:26am via Condolence

Peter Kritz

Jim was a great guy. I always enjoyed chatting with him. He was interested and interesting. A kind and gentle soul. My sincere sympathies Peter Kritz
Comment | Posted at 08:55am via Condolence

Andrea Popiez

Our sincere condolences to all the Abell family. Richard and Andrea Popiez
Comment | Posted at 08:02pm via Condolence

Shirley Woodason

I was saddened to read of Jim's passing. Another good man gone. I gather from the Obit he had Multiple Sclerosis. My sister-in-law died of that - terrible ending. Sorry to hear of it. I have many memories of our Stanley days. Shirley Woodason
Comment | Posted at 01:14pm via Condolence

Chris Steffler

Our deepest Condolences to Faye and the Abel family.
Jim always had a smile for everyone he met.

Thinking of you at this time of sorrow
Harold and Chris Steffler
Comment | Posted at 08:16am via Condolence

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