Jim Burns passed away at home on Monday, May 9th, 2022. Age 59 years.

Beloved husband of Letitia Burns (Belanger) for 39 years. Loving father of Janice, Jaimee, Dwayne, Andrew and Kristyn. Cherished Papa of Harlo, Anya, Liam, and Cash. Jim will miss Tom, Michele, Pamela, Thomas, Curtis, Brett, Ray, Carl, Vern, Leona, Cathy, Hoss, Gramma Joan, and all of his nieces and nephews. Forever remembered by his hunting buddies and his extended children. Reunited with those who have gone before him.

A Celebration of Jim’s Life will take place at 1:00 P.M. on Saturday, July 16th, at 1921 Highway 124, Dunchurch, Ontario.

As expressions of sympathy, donations to SickKids or the West Parry Sound Health Centre Foundation (Palliative Care) would be appreciated.


I am very sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you in this challenging time

-Stacy Campbell

Sorry for your loss our prayers are with you. 💕

-Linda Hill

How do you let someone go?
How do you understand that it's all right that everything changes.
How do you find a way for that to make you feel good about life, instead of breaking your heart.
The hardest thing you'll ever learn, is how to say goodbye.
Away but never forgotten. :):):)

-Barb Lawlor

So sorry to hear of the loss of Jim (father, husband , brother) Condolences and prayers are with the family.

Randy & Robynne Pepper


My Best Bud for over 50 years. Now who is gonna keep me outta trouble???

-Brett Barager, MSW, RSW

Rest in Peace Big Jim!

-Herbert Thompson

Letitia so sorry to hear of your loss,. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your Family. ❤️.

-Pouliot Family

I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

-Wendy Phillips


My sincere condolences to you and your family.

-Penny Lalonde

Tish, and family. So sorry for your loss. Wayne Daub

-Jacqui Morrison

Letitia , I am so very sorry for the loss of Jim! May you find comfort and peace in the memories and love you two shared.

-Margaret Ostertag

Letitia and family, my thoughts are with you. May your happy memories of Jim help you in the days ahead. I always enjoyed talking with him. Will always remember how he assisted my brother and our family years ago.


Very sorry to hear about Jim's passing. Jim was a great guy who always took the time to chat. Jim always had something positive to say about his experiences and those around him. My best wishes to his family during a very difficult time.

-John Cunningham

To all of Jim's family my deepest condolences. He fought so hard for so long supported and loved every step of the way by his exceptional family. I am so sorry.

-Nancy Wallace

I'm so sorry to hear of Jim's passing. A great friend for several years. Fond memories from the cornhole tournament weekends and vacations away. Our hearts and prayers go out to Tish and the family.

-Karyn Herve and family

To the entire Burns clan my deepest sympathy.
Another passing way to soon from the old neighborhood.
Jim loved his family and they loved him and will so in his memory.
God speed Jim the all Father awaits hunting fishing and lots of ale!!


Tish and family,
My heart is so sad to hear about this, he was such a great person. The best they come! I will miss him so much. I regret so much not picking up the phone or visiting. I love you aunt tish! hoping you find comfort in this time of grief.
Uncle Jim... you will be missed so much!

-Ashley Patchett

Letitia and family, so sorry to hear of Jim's passing. Gone too soon. Thinking of you at this very sad time.

-Judy Corrigan

I am so sorry to hear about Jim..thinking of you and your family

-Penny Ryan!!