Peacefully at Parkwood Hospital London on Sunday, March 8, 2015 James Donald Bleakley in this 83rd year. Loving brother of Georgina Atkinson. Dear uncle of Catherine Wilson, Lee Chapman (Bruce), Jim Atkinson and Michael Atkinson (Heather). Also survived by many great nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his sister Dorothy. James served in the United States Navy during the Korean conflict and the United States Air Force as a member of Strategic Air Command, including during the Cuban Missile Crisis. James was a very proud longtime member of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada. Private services have taken place. O'Neil Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.