Obituary of James William Heiden
HEIDEN, James William “Jim”; Peacefully, surrounded by the love of his family at the Brantford General Hospital on Sunday July 1st 2018 at the age of 75. Jim was married to his beloved wife and best friend Judy for 55 years. He is the treasured son of the late William and Helen Heiden. Loving father of Scott Heiden (Alexandrya Joly), Mark (Nicole) Heiden, and Eric (Nathalie) Heiden. Treasured grandfather of Rebecca and Olivia. Dear brother of Carol (Gordon) Toburen, Janice (Tom) Clark, Dick (Linda) Heiden, Gene Heiden, Cheryl (the late Denny) Stevens, and the late Dianne Houpt (the late Harlan). Brother in law of Richard Biccum and the late Donald Biccum. Jim is also survived by many cousins, nieces, nephews, and extended family members. He kept us on our toes with his remarkable sense of humour. Jim was very caring, helpful, and respectful. He liked people and enjoyed being around them. He enjoyed community service (Run for Light, the Lions Breakfast, Wheelchair Basketball with Participation House, and Breakfast with Santa) and teen dances. Friends will be received at McCLEISTER FUNERAL HOME, 495 Park Road North, Brantford, on Saturday July 21st from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. Cremation has taken place. As expressions of sympathy, donations in memory of Jim made to the North Brantford Lions Club would be gratefully appreciated. Special memories and condolences may be forwarded to the family through www.mccleisterfuneralhome.ca.