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1936 James 2022

James Waal

April 28, 1936 — October 4, 2022

James Waal


Peacefully, on October 4, Jim rejoined his beloved Nancy who had pre-deceased him. Jim was a teacher for over 35 years, an avid philatelist, an enthusiastic traveler, and devoted husband and father. He will be missed by his children Diana Laing (Al) and Jeff Waal (Melanie) and his four grandchildren: Grace, Avalon, Matthew, and Evan.

A memorial service will be held at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Home, 3440 Richmond Rd. Nepean (between Bayshore & Baseline Rd.) on Friday, October 14th at 2 pm.

In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Queensway Carleton Hospital or a charity of your choice.  Donations, tributes, and condolences may be made at

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Friday, October 14, 2022

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Garden Chapel, Richmond Road, Nepean


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