James Stark

James Howard Stark

1931 - 2023

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Obituary of James Howard Stark

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It is with deep sadness that we announce the sudden passing of James Howard Stark in his 92nd year. Beloved husband of Lois for over 68 years. Loving father to Carol Steele (Ken), Cheryl Michels (Garry) and Yvonne Stark. Proud grandfather to James Steele (Jessica), Sarah Popkey (Joe), Jeffrey Steele (Mary), Laura Moir (Bryan) and Jacqueline Steele (John); great-grandfather to Jordan, Joey, Grace, Wade, Frank, Jack, Simon, Felicity and Amelia.


James worked for over 30 years as Field Supervisor for the York Region District School Board. Upon retirement, he and Lois moved to Kitchener to be closer to family. James spent countless hours in retirement volunteering for the Canadian Cancer Society, CNIB, RAISE Home Support, St. Mary's Hospital, Grand River Hospital, as well as Pinehaven and Parkwood nursing homes in Waterloo. 


Visitation will be held on Sunday May 7, 2023, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. at the Erb & Good Family Funeral Home, 171 King St. S., Waterloo. A funeral service will take place at Christ Lutheran Church, 445 Anndale Road, Waterloo on Monday May 8, 2023, at 11:00 a.m., with Rev. David Malina officiating.  The interment will immediately follow the service at Parkview Cemetery, Waterloo. After burial, the family welcomes friends to a luncheon reception at the church hall.


In lieu of flowers, donations to Canadian Cancer Society, Grand River Hospital Foundation, St. Mary’s General Hospital Foundation or Christ Lutheran Church may be arranged through the funeral home at 519-745-8445 or www.erbgood.com



2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sunday, May 7, 2023
Erb & Good Family Funeral Home
171 King Street South
Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

Funeral Service

11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Monday, May 8, 2023
Christ Lutheran Church
445 Anndale Road
Waterloo, Ontario, Canada