James William Swinimer

Swinimer, James William – Age 54, of Dartmouth, passed away November 11, 2018, at home. Born in Halifax, he was a son of James Swinimer and the late Joan (Clarke) Swinimer.

James was an avid volunteer for the MS Society and the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. He was a proud father, and one of his greatest moments was to see both of his sons graduate. James could be seen around town riding his mobility scooter. In August, he drove his scooter from Lunenburg to Halifax, fundraising for MS and Leukemia and Lymphoma.

He leaves behind to mourn his loss, his wife, Tracey (Adams); sons, Jamie and David; brothers, Peter (Alexandra), Dana (Lorrie Conrad); sisters, Jo-Anne (George) Oxtoby, Tanya (Keith Turple); several nieces and nephews. Besides his mother, he was predeceased by his brother, Michael.

Cremation has taken place under the direction of Arimathea Funeral Cooperative, Upper Musquodoboit. Funeral service will be held Friday, November 16th, at 6 p.m., in New Hope Baptist Church, 11 Everette Street, Dartmouth, with Pastor Chris Blinder officiating. Family flowers only. Memorial donations to Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, Atlantic Division or Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Canada would be appreciated.

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