A former resident of Erieau Road, James Caughy passed away at Riverview Gardens on July 5, 2019 at the age of 85.
Born in Harwich Township, James was the son of the late James and Mary (Burk) Caughy.
Beloved husband for 54 years to the late Carol Caughy (Hooker) (2016).
Loving Father to Jamie (Marine) Caughy of Tilbury, Michael Caughy of Blenheim, Richard Caughy (Jenny) of Chatham, and Jeffrey (Dawn) Caughy of Blenheim.
Cherished Grandfather to Joel (Melissa) Caughy, Jennifer Caughy (Chris Mathieson), Sebastian Ouellette (Sarah), Elizabeth Caughy, Karissa Caughy, and Kolby Caughy.
Proud Great Grandfather to Scarlett and Ravyn Mathieson.
Survived by his sisters Marie Heiser (the late Leo and Len), Shirley Heisler (the late Bert), and Linda Hall.
Predeceased by his brothers Bill, Bruce, Fred, Donny, Cam and Ewart Caughy.
Dearly missed by many nieces, nephews, and friends.
Cremation has taken place and a Celebration of Life will be scheduled at a later date.
Donations made in memory of James to the Alzheimer Society of Chatham Kent would be appreciated.
Online condolences may be left at www.mckinlayfuneralhome.com
McKinlay Funeral Home
141 Park Street, Blenheim