James Walter Downey
It is with great sadness that the family of James (Jim) Walter Downey announces his passing after a brief illness of cancer, on Saturday July 21, 2018
Jim will be lovingly remembered by his wife and best friend of 15 years, Anita and his son, James Broome and wife Autumn as well as his two grandchildren, Zachary and Coralynn. Jim will also be terribly missed by his mother, Alice Downey; his brothers, Patrick Downey and wife Donna, and Joseph Downey; nephews, Matthew Downey, Thomas Downey, and Jacob Downey; his in-laws, Thomas and Barbara Trimmer and sister-in-laws, Teresa Chamberlain, Jennie Bragdon and husband Eddie.
Jim is preceded in death by his first wife Cathy and his father, Patrick.
The family would like to thank Compassionate Care Hospice for the kind and loving care they provided, with a special thank you to Joyce, Debbie and Mike, also to Nurse Ginny and aide Morgan at Obici Hospital.
A memorial service will be held Saturday August 4, 2018 at 11 AM at R.W. Baker & Co. Funeral Home and Crematory. Those who so desire may make memorial donations in memory of Jim to the American Cancer Society, 4416 Expressway Dr. Virginia Beach, VA 23452. Condolences may be offered at RWBakerFH.com
R.W. Baker & Company Funeral Home
509 W Washington St
Suffolk, VA 23434
Miramar National Cemetery
5795 Nobel Drive
San Diego, CA 92122