Pedersen, James Anton, (Jan. 31, 2018)

Peacefully, surrounded by family on Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at C.E.E. Hospital of Bluewater Health in Petrolia, James Anton Pedersen of Petrolia, passed away in his 81st year. Beloved husband to Glenda for 59 years. Loving father to Larry (Tracey Craig) Pedersen, Wayne (Karen) Pedersen, and Kevin (Chantal Fortin) Pedersen. Proud grandpa to Tova (Ryan) Edwards, Krista (Nat Houle) Pedersen, Ryan and Rachel Pedersen, Eric Pedersen, and Jayden Daley, and great grandpa to Noah, Graham, Alyssa and Logan. Dear brother to Wesley (Edith) Pedersen and brother-in-law to Ted (the late Wendee) Pelkie. Jim will be missed by his many nieces, nephews, and extended families. Jim loved spending time with his family and friends, and he will be dearly missed by everyone who knew him. Visitors will be received by the family from 11am-12:45pm on Monday, February 5, 2018 at the Needham-Jay Funeral Home, 4059 Petrolia Line, Petrolia where a funeral service will be held at 1pm. Interment in Hillsdale Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Cancer Research Society ( or the Heart and Stroke Foundation ( Memories and condolences may be shared online

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