Daily Gleaner notice - C. James Richardson
Professor C. James (Jim) Richardson passed away peacefully on October 12,
2003 in hospital in Halifax, at the age of 62. He was surrounded by his wife
Jim was born in Calgary on March 4, 1941. He is survived by his mother, Rose
Richardson, his wife Jennie Hornosty and
former-wife Rona Bloomfield, and his children: Michael (Meaghan), Rebecca
(Phil), Jason Hornosty and Justin Hornosty, and siblings:
Lynn (Jay), Dorothy (Teddy), Ron (Heidi), Geoff (Penny), Penelope,
Cindy (Ben), and 14 nieces and nephews.
Jim was an involved and enthusiastic father who always encouraged his
children in everything they did. Jim served on the Parent-School Advisory
Committee and the local CISV chapter. He was a well-liked teacher.
Jim was an active academic citizen at the University of New Brunswick, as
well as nationally. He served as Chair of his department and as President of
the of the Canadian Sociology and Anthropology Association. In recognition
of his distinguished career of scholarly work, the CSAA awarded Jim its
Outstanding Contribution Award in 2000.
Visitation will take place 2:00-4:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, October
18-19, at McAdam's Funeral Home, 160 York St. in Fredericton. A Memorial
Service is planned for November and will be announced once arrangements are
known. For those who wish, donations can be made to the
Foundation (Easing the pain of HIV/AIDS in Africa) in memory of Jim. Visit
http://www.sandelman.ca/cjr/ for more information.
Last modified: Sat Nov 8 13:32:09 EST 2003