James passed away peacefully at his home in Wasaga Beach, with his loving family by his side on Saturday, November 14, 2020, at the age of 63 years.
Loving son of Jeanne Gransden of Owen Sound and the late Douglas Padfield. Proud father of Angela Bliss (Josh) of Squamish, BC, and Sarah Padfield (Luke Armstrong) of Japan. Cherished Grandpa of Emily, Benjamin, Beth and Anna Bliss. Dear brother of Steve Padfield (Katherine) of Chatsworth, Terry Padfield (Marion) of Surrey, BC, and Karen Quinton of Powell River, BC. James will also be missed by his nieces, nephews and friends.
James served his career as an iron worker. He loved his kids and was the social life of any party. James was very techie, he loved to travel and his passions were history and art.
A come and go memorial visitation to celebrate James’ life will be held at the Brian E. Wood Funeral Home, 250 14th St. W., Owen Sound, (519-376-7492) on Saturday, November 21, 2020, from 2-4 p.m. Due to COVID-19 restrictions all visitors are required to wear a mask and follow physical distancing procedures.
As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated. Online condolences can be sent to the family by visiting James’ memorial at www.woodfuneralhome.ca