James Hakon

James Hakon

1957 – 2013

Jim passed away peacefully in Courtenay, after a courageous two-year battle with cancer on May 5th.

Survived by his wife Linda, children Michelle (Davyd), Georgina & Frank, and brother Wil (Marilyn).

Jim lived his life fulfilling his passions, he loved family, friends, music, travel, cooking and the pursuit of catching the big one. Passionate about helping the community, Jim served for 22 years on the Maple Ridge Volunteer Fire Department and for 35 years in the Insurance Industry. Jim cared deeply about people and was highly respected by all who had the privilege of knowing him.

A Celebration of his Life will be held May 19th at 2pm at

Garden Hills Funeral Chapel located at 11765-224th St,

in Maple Ridge, BC.

In lieu of flowers, Jim requested that a good deed be done in his name. Whether it is a monetary donation to a charity of your choice, or a simple act of kindness.

He will be sadly missed by his family and friends.


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