Member Passing – James “Jim” Clocherty

The Branch flag is flying at half mast in honour of Past President and Ordinary Member, James “Jim” Clochery

CLOCHERTY, James ‘Jim’
Peacefully on Monday, June 19th, 2023 at Woodlands of Sunset at the age of 78. Beloved husband of Charlene (nee Bessey) for 37 years. Loving father of Jason (Joanne). Dear grandfather of Matthew and Curtis. Great grandfather of Mason. Cousin of Rob and Grace Clocherty. Uncle of Shaun, Leigh-Ann and Kellie. Jim will be sadly missed by his brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, and many family & friends. He worked at Provincial Paper for 38 years before retiring in 1999. Jim loved being Santa Claus in the Thorold Parade and various other places. He was a member and Past President of the Thorold Legion Branch 17. The family will receive friends at the HAINE FUNERAL HOME & CHAPEL, 26 Ormond Street South, Thorold on Friday, July 7th from 12:00-1:00pm. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Friday, July 7th at 1:00pm. Interment at Victoria Lawn Cemetery. A celebration of Jim’s life will be held at the Thorold Legion (3 Ormond St S., Thorold) on Sunday, July 9th from 1:00-4:00pm. If so desired, donations to the Thorold Legion or Niagara Childrens Centre would be appreciated by the family.