Nick (Nickolas) James, at the age of 78, passed away with family by his side on Tuesday February 2, 2016. Nick leaves behind his loving wife Colleen of 45 years, daughter Melissa, son Dan, and two beautiful grandchildren Rheal and Julie, here in Barrie. Predeceased by Brother Gary (Glenda) from Sault Ste. Marie. Leaving behind his sister Bev Barron, and Brothers Andy (Bev), Richard (Shirley) and Dennis (Liz). Nick will also be sadly missed by several cousins, nieces and nephews.
Nick was a former CNR worker, a Traffic Specialist with Can-Car in Thunder Bay, Depot Manager of Dominion Consolidated Truck lines. Sales Representative with Ford, then retired from AAMCO in Barrie in 2009. Nick was known for his white hair and gold teeth, his smile and friendly manner. Family and friends will be received at the Steckley-Gooderham Funeral Home, 30 Worsley Street Barrie, on Saturday February 13th, 2016 from 12pm until the time of the service in the Chapel at 1pm. Online condolences and memories may be forwarded through www.steckleygooderham.com.