Edwyn James “Jim” Froggatt

With heavy hearts we announce the passing of Jim Froggatt at the age of 74. He was a wonderful husband, father, brother, grandfather, uncle as well as coach, mentor and friend to many.

He is survived by his loving wife of 32 years Sheila Froggatt (nee Couldwell), his son and daughter-in-law Scott and Sherry Froggatt, grandchildren Jeanine Froggatt and Ali Froggatt; his sister and brother-in-law Linda and Ken Fulton, niece Kendal (Keith) McCarthy; his sister and brother-in-law Holly and Ray Dobek, nieces and nephews Chris (Sara) Dobek (sons Johnny and Colton), Tara (Eric) Nelson (daughter Holly, son Joey), Jenna (Matt) Befus (daughter Cassie).

Additionally, he is mourned by his father-in-law George Couldwell (wife Jane, predeceased); sister-in-law Pam (husband Paul, predeceased) MacKenzie, nephew Ryan (Kristine) Steuart (daughter Solenne and son Mac); sister-in-law Margo Couldwell; sister-in-law Kathy Kirkup, niece Laura Kirkup, nephew Todd Kirkup (predeceased).

Friends and relatives are invited to a Celebration of Life at the Edson Legion on Saturday, April 28 at 2 pm.

In lieu of flowers, please donate to either Yellowhead Emergency Shelter for Women (info@yeswomen.ca) or Vernon Women’s Transition Shelter (www.vwts.ca).

To read a full version of the obituary and send condolences to the family please visitĀ www.springfieldfuneralhome.com, 250-860-7077.


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