In Memory of

James

Bailey

Obituary for James Bailey

Bailey, James Franklin

Peacefully at Belleville General Hospital on Saturday April 6, 2024.  Beloved husband of the late Marion (nee Stapley).  Loved father of Robert and his wife Peggy of Foxboro, John and his wife Kathleen of Belleville, and Paul and his wife Julia of Bloomfield. Proud grandpa of Adam (Jonathan), Sharon (Sal), Denise (Dave), James (Carolyn), Ian (Teila), Rodney, Sierra (Justin), Jordan (Michelle), Tyler (Alysha), David (Cassie), Jarred (Jessica), and great-grandpa of Casey, Braiden, Telisa, Jesse, Katelyn, Daniel, Greta, Gia, Griffin, Mia, Jack, and Beau.  Brother of Joyce Sheldon (Richard) of Rawdon, and the late Gerald Bailey and Anita Hubel, and remembered by their families.  Lovingly remembered by Diane Hildebrant and her family.   Jim was a faithful member of Christ Church, Belleville, and a participant in the weekly walking group at the Wellness Centre, a volunteer with Heart & Stroke, Meals on Wheels, and Hospice Quinte.  Friends may call at the Steele Funeral Home, 30 Moira Street West, Belleville on Wednesday April 10 from 2-4 and 6-8 pm.  Funeral at Christ Church Thursday at 11 am, with interment to follow at Belleville Cemetery.  If desired, memorial donations to Christ Church, Hospice Quinte, or the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.