James Leroy “Jim” Hammond
February 2, 1944 - July 04, 2020
It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Jim Hammond of Alder Flats on Saturday, July 4, 2020.
Jim farmed his family land in the Alder Flats area for 50 years and is survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Sherry. Together they had 3 children, LeRoy (Connie), Jay-L (Mary) and Renee (Todd). Jim was affectionately known as Papa to 9 grandkids and 12 great-grandkids.
The family would like to thank Dr. Froud and the staff at Drayton Valley Long Term Care Centre, where Jim spent the last year.
For those who wish to do so, memorial donations in Jim’s name may be made directly to the Drayton Valley Health Foundation – Continuing Care, 4550 Madsen Avenue, Drayton Valley, Alberta T7A 1N8.
Cremation has taken place and Jim’s life will be celebrated at a later date.
Arrangements in care of Joelle Valliere at Affinity Funeral Service, 5137 50 Avenue, Drayton Valley, Alberta 780.542.3338
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