James (Jim) Alan Reckahn passed away peacefully at St. Joseph’s General Hospital in Elliot Lake on Tuesday, February 16, 2015. Jim is survived by his spouse of 48 years, Marg, two sons, Ray (Tara), and Ken, and two grandchildren, Jacob and Skylar. Jim spent 29 years working for the Ministry of Natural Resources as a fisheries research scientist, first at the Lab (Fisheries Research Station) on South Bay and then at the research station in Maple. He retired in 1994 and moved with Marg to Elliot Lake. Jim enjoyed hunting and fishing while living on Manitoulin. Once in Elliot Lake, his hobbies included astronomy and teaching geology for Learning in Retirement. Cremation has taken place and there will be a memorial service at a later date.