James Young

YOUNG, James…

James “Jim” Young passed away peacefully on Saturday, January 8, 2022, at University Hospital, London in his 80th year.

He is survived by his wife, Patricia (Stiller), stepsons, Craig MacLennan (Jacquie) of Kitchener ON and Chris MacLennan (Oxana) of Marathon ON, and his grandsons Aaron MacLennan (Michael) and Dwayne Hertich all of Kitchener. Jim will be dearly missed by in-laws, Betty Stiller of Kitchener, Brian Stiller (Nicole) of Elliot Lake, Gord Stiller (Laurie) of Chatsworth, Lisa Morton (Ron) of Kitchener, Janice Stiller of Paisley ON, Cindy Charlebois (Tim) of Waterloo and Kismet Unger (Walter) of Kitchener. He is also survived by niece Heather Spencer-Main and many other nieces, nephews, and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents Milton Young and May (Devonport) of Montreal Quebec, and sisters Betty Markey (Des), Alice Spencer (Art), Doris McCabe (John), also father-in-law Gordon Stiller and mother-in-law Fran Martin (Amsey) and nephews Eric Spencer and Garrett Spencer and niece Tammi Rector.

Born in Montreal, he was a truly kind and gentle man with a profound sense of humour. Jim was an avid ten pin bowler and was also a member of Doon and Rockway Golf club for thirty plus years. He retired from Sutherland Schultz after 25+ years. He enjoyed country & western music and movies and was an enthusiastic fan of baseball.

Jim’s Celebration of Life will be held in the spring.

Cremation has taken place, as an expression of sympathy donations in memory of Jim may be made to The Heart and Stroke Foundation

Cremation London & Middlesex entrusted with arrangements 519-858-2467. Online condolences shared at www.cremationlondon.com


  1. Pat, our hearts are truly saddened over the loss of Jim. We had hoped he would have a speedy recovery and be back home with you and Micky. This has been a rough few months for us both. We know your pain. In our minds we know he is now at rest and free from all the frustration and pain he was in. Always remember that he is now watching over you and will guide you through the next while as you grieve over his loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Keep him in your heart and remember and share all the memories you both made over the years.

  2. I am so sorry to hear of Jim’s passing. Extending my sincere sympathy to Pat and the family. Let all good memories fill your hearts and healing begin.
    Niki!

  3. Pat
    We are so sorry to hear the sad news about Jim. Please know that we are
    thinking about you.

  4. Sorry for my Sister(Pat) Jim love you so much and all of the little ones that he say.He loved to see all the kids. We will miss him.Love Ron &Lisa

  5. My dear Uncle Jim. So incredibly sad that you are gone. The fight is over and for that I am at peace knowing your pain and suffering is done. We do have many wonderful memories of years gone by to look back on and reminisce, for that I am grateful. Always in our hearts and never forgotten. Heather, Kevin, Matthew and the Young and Serventi Families. ❤️

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