James Kok

  James (Jim) Elroy Kok passed away at his home on Sunday, Aug. 23, 2020, surrounded by his family.

  He was born on May 5, 1932, to parents Egbert and Carolynn Kok.

  Jim loved hosting his family and friends. He was an original Alcan Highway driver for LTI and found joy in his career while supporting his family. Jim enjoyed time at his property on Gooseberry Point and crabbing in Hale Passage.  A man of immaculate integrity, his legacy will be carried on in all the lives of those survived by him.

  Jim was preceded in death by his wife of 66 years, Carol; and his daughter, Renee Terwisscha.

  He is survived by his son, Randy; four grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren and is a hero to them all.

  Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Gillies Funeral Home and Cremation Services.