James Alonzo Purton, age 73, of Stratford passed away peacefully at home on September 16, 2015. He was born in Apohaqui, New Brunswick son of the late William and Mabel Purton. Jim is survived by his wife Alice; children Wanda Driedger, Yvonne Burnett (Jeff), Kevin (Meghan), daughter-in-law Leanne, Monica Iacobellis (Perry), Dennis Schofield, Kirk Schofield. Grandfather of Tim, Chris, Ben, Sara, Misty, Paige, Darren, Danielle, Sophie and Zachary. Great grandfather of Alice and Cody. Jim was predeceased by his first wife Shirley Purton, by a grandson Daniel and by a brother Gordon (Patricia). Jim worked as a machinist with Reliance Electric (Baldor) until his retirement in 2006. He was a member of Bethel Pentecostal Church. Friends and relatives may call at Bethel Pentecostal Church, 2988 Ontario Street East, Stratford on Monday, September 21, where the funeral service will be held at 1:30 p.m. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to Optimism Place, Stratford through the W.G. Young Funeral Home, 430 Huron Street, Stratford. 519.271.7411 www.wgyoungfuneralhome.com
Funeral Service
Monday, September 21, 2015 at 1:30 p.m.
Bethel Pentecostal Church
2988 Ontario Street East
Stratford, Ontario

Reception
Bethel Church Gymnasium

Memorial Donations
Optimism Place Stratford

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