James Allan Soutar, Sr.

July 17, 1940 - July 7, 2013
James Allan Soutar, Sr.

James Allan Soutar, Sr. age 72 of Hampstead, NC and formerly of Wurtsboro, NY passed away Sunday, July 7, 2013 with his family by his side, after a long battle with cancer.

Jim was born on July 17, 1940 in Rockland County, NY, to the late Alexander Soutar and Ruth Thiell Soutar.

Jim retired to Hampstead seven years ago from New York state where he owned and operated a successful roofing and siding business. He enjoyed spending time with his family, skiing, golf, working outdoors and taking care of animals in need.

He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Antonia “Toni” Soutar; his children, James Soutar, Jr. of NY, Lori Anne Soutar of Hampstead, NC, and Dean Soutar (Patricia) of NY; grandchildren, James III, Erica, and their mother Lori Tomer Soutar, Alexandra, and Dean; a great grand-daughter, Carly; a sister, Judith Willkomm (John) of SC; and several nieces and nephews.

A celebration of life ceremony will be held 4 PM Saturday, July 13 at the Harbor Village Yacht Club in the Olde Point Community, Hampstead, NC.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Lower Cape Fear Hospice Foundation, 1406 Physicians Dr., Wilmington, NC 28401 or any local animal shelter.

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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation, 1535 S. 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403 910.791.9099


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  • July 11, 2013
    jerome m neumann says:
    My deepest sympathies with the passing of Jim, he was a good was a good freind and customer here at Arzee Supply.

  • July 10, 2013
    Lisa Andryshak says:
    Dear Dean,Pat and family, Our thoughts and prayers are with your family during this difficult time. -Lisa, Fred, Valerie and Tara

  • July 10, 2013
    Linda Flynn says:
    Toni & family, We were so sorry to read of the passing of Jim in the paper. Time goes by so fast, it seems like yesterday when we all got married & started families. I hope all is well with you and many good memories will help to heal your pain of such a big loss. Take care, Linda

  • July 10, 2013
    Nydia Feldner says:
    Dearest Toni and family, my thoughts and prayers are with you and I hope that memories of happier times with Jim sustain you through this time of grief. God bless you all. Love, Nydia

  • July 12, 2013
    Dominick Scaglione says:
    Expressions of Sympathy Dominick Scaglione has sent this Expressions of Sympathy card.