ASH, James Albert (Albie) - Suddenly at Lakeridge Health Oshawa was taken from the love of his family on Monday, February 18, 2013 at the age of 82. Albie was predeceased by his wife of 49 years, Audrey (nee Patterson), sister Irene and parents Jennie and James and survived by his dear brother George and family. Loving father to Peter (Laurie), Andrew (Kathleen) and John (Colinne). Proud grandfather of Kira (Adam), Jarrett (Rachel), Kaleigh, Alyssa, Logan and Jennifer (Jason), Danielle (Chris), James and Victoria and Sarah. Adoring great-grandfather of Eli and Mason. Albie will be deeply missed by his loving companion and best friend of almost 8 years, Anne Fatt and her family. Albie and his very special sense of humour and kind heart, will be greatly missed and lovingly remembered by family, friends and all that knew him. A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, February 23, 2013 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the MOUNT LAWN RECEPTION CENTRE, 21 Garrard Rd. (N. of Hwy. 2), Whitby (905-443-3376). Cremation will be followed by interment at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations greatly appreciated to the Alzheimer Society or the Heart & Stroke Foundation. Travel on Albie in "First Class" style, and be at peace.