Posted: August 8th, 2016



James Aitken Whitelaw passed away peacefully at the Good Samaritan’s Park Meadows on July 28th, 2016 at the age of 92.

James is survived by his wife Joyce of 45 years and her children Greg and Lorraine, son Scott (Barb) Whitelaw, daughter Shelley Whitelaw, grandson Drayden Whitelaw, and numerous step grand children and great grand children.

No funeral will be held as per Jim’s wishes, he donated his body to science at the University of Calgary.

A celebration of Jim’s life will be held on Saturday, August 13 at 1:00 p.m. at the Lethbridge Coast Hotel in the Continental Ballroom – 526 Mayor Magrath Drive South.

3 Condolences for “WHITELAW, James”

  1. Dave Adams says:

    Thank you for sharing Coach Whitelaw with us. Coach Whitelaw taught us all so much about our sports, leadership, and most importantly about life. His work lives through the joy of coaching in my life today, and I am most appreciative of all the valuable lessons that Coach Whitelaw taught me over several decades. My thoughts and prayers are with you in this difficult time, and please feel free to let me know if I can assist in any way.

  2. Joan (Bouck) Patenaude says:

    So sorry to hear of the passing of Jim Whitelaw. My condolences to Joyce, Lorraine and Greg and other family members. I went to school with Lorraine and remember her Mom, Joyce well. So sorry for your loss and thoughts and prayers to all of you.

  3. joyce krogman says:

    thank you for sharing my grate gramp. his wife joyce is living with us. she is 94 years old and still remembers her loving husband jim

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