James Haggerty

Obituary of James Haggerty

HAGGERTY- James A. of Port Colborne passed away peacefully with his family at his side at the Welland County General Hospital on Wednesday, September 6, 2017 at the age of 83 years.  Loving husband of Marjorie (nee Hurst), dear father of Brenda Armstrong and Colleen (Les) Tippett, proud grandfather of Lindsay (Brandon) Galipeau, Hunter Tippett and Hailey Tippett. Brother-in-law of Marie Haggerty and Jane Haggerty. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by his parents Russell and Bernice Haggerty, his brothers William Haggerty, Raymond Haggerty, Keith Haggerty, Charles Haggerty, Jack Haggerty and Richard Haggerty, his sisters Shirley Burns and Norma Ahman. He was a Volunteer Firefighter with Port Colborne Fire Department for over 25 years.  He worked at INCO for many years from where he retired.  Jim enjoyed his time with his family at his cottage up north.  After he retired, he spent many hours wood carving and won many ribbons for his work.  A private family service was held at the DAVIDSON FUNERAL HOME  135 Clarence Street, Port Colborne followed by interment at Overholt Cemetery.  If so desired, memorial donations may be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Society.  Online guest register and condolences are available at www.davidsonfuneralhome.com