James "Jim" Towey

Obituary of James "Jim" Towey

James "Jim" Albert Towey


Retired-Sandvik (23 years)


Passed away peacefully at the Arnprior and District Memorial Hospital, Friday evening, March 2nd, 2018.  Jim Towey of Arnprior at the age of 81 years.  Beloved husband of 55 years to Shirley (nee MacDonald).  Son of the late Roy and Aileen (nee Beach) Towey.  Predeceased by brother Earl (late Mary) and nephew Roy (late Claire).  Dear brother-in-law of Wayne MacDonald (Debbie) of Athens, Ontario and Sharon (Terry Lewis) of Brockville.  Jim will be missed by many nieces, nephews and cousins.  Also predeceased by parents-in-law Ambrose and Dorothy MacDonald; brothers-in-law Allan (Lorraine) and Ewen (late Ruth) as well as Shirley’s late sister Sheila and infant sister Sharol who were always acknowledged and remembered by Jim.  Jim will be remembered fondly and will be missed by his wonderful neighbours.  Arrangements by the Boyce Funeral Home, Chapel, Visitation and Reception Centre, 138 Daniel Street N., Arnprior.  Friends may pay their respects Thursday March 8, 2018 between the hours of 12-2:00 p.m. with funeral service in the Boyce Chapel at 2:00 p.m.  Spring interment Castleford Union Cemetery.  In memory of Jim, please consider a donation to the Arnprior Regional Health Foundation or the Arnprior-Braeside-McNab Seniors at Home Program.