James Murray

James Gordon Murray

Sunday, October 1st, 1933 - Saturday, March 14th, 2020
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James Gordon Murray
October 1, 1933 - March 14, 2020 (Age 86)

Jim was born in Grand Forks, B.C. He was predeceased by his father Gordon Murray, his mother Matilda, and his brother Bruce. He is survived by his daughters Debra (Dave) Stangrecki, Jo-Ann (Darcy) Hiebert, and his three grandchildren. He also leaves behind his sister Marjorie, brother Claire, and five nieces.

Jim was a geologist with Hudson’s Bay Oil & Gas, Placid Oil & Gas, and Hunt Oil. Jim spent many family summers in Penticton and Grand Forks. He enjoyed reading, playing crib and fishing. In his later years, Jim volunteered his time for family and friends. Special thanks to Dr. Peter Rye and nursing staff in the ER and Rapid Access Unit (6th floor) of the South Health Campus Hospital.

To view and share photos, condolences and stories of Jim, visit Arrangements entrusted to the care of Choice Memorial Cremation & Funeral Services (403) 277-7343.
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Lucy and John. Xo

Posted at 02:12pm
you are so missed. I think of you each day. I miss your hugs, your giggle, your wonderful blue eyes. I miss your love...Be happy and at peace.
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Maureen Turnbull

Posted at 04:45pm
The Board of Directors of The Calgary Inter-Faith Furniture Society and all the staff at the Calgary Inter-Faith Furniture Store are saddened by Jim's passing. Jim was a trusted and hard-working volunteer for 20 + years and we will surely miss him. Our condolences to Jim's family from all of us here at Inter-Faith. Many friends will miss Jim on the porch!

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