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James “Jim” Clare Shantz

February 15, 1935 - May 19, 2021 (86 years old)

New Hamburg, Ontario

Funeral arrangement under the care of
Mark Jutzi Funeral Homes

James “Jim” Clare Shantz

February 15, 1935 - May 19, 2021 (86 years old)

New Hamburg, Ontario

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With heavy hearts, we announce the death of James Clare Shantz of New Hamburg, Ontario, who passed away on May 19, 2021 at the age of 86. Leave a sympathy message to the family on the memorial page of James Clare Shantz to pay them a last tribute. You may also light a candle in honor of James Clare Shantz.

He was predeceased by : his parents, Lloyd Shantz and Alice Shantz (Wismer); his parents-in-law, Clifford and Reta Knechtel; his brother Delford; and his siblings-in-law, Laurene Shantz and Doug Knechtel.

He is survived by : his wife Shirley Shantz (Knechtel); his children, Kim Trottier (Michael), Greg (Michele) and Dean (Pat); his grandchildren, Jill Drader, Josh Martin (Dara), Emily Shantz (Kevin) and Matthew Shantz; his great grandchildren, Jake, Cooper Drader, Mason, Theo and Hana Martin; and his nieces and nephews, Kathy, Brian, Marlene, Jim and Janet.

As expressions of sympathy, donations to Zion United Church, New Hamburg or Innisfree Hospice would be appreciated. Personal condolences and donation information available at http://www.markjutzifuneralhomes.ca.

Funeral arrangement under the care of
Mark Jutzi Funeral Homes



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May 21, 2021

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“Adam and I want to wish you our sympathy on the death of Jim. He was a good friend and a really great guy. He will be missed. Shuffleboard and our coffee club after will not be the same without him. Adam and Donna”

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