Obituary for Alexander Jamieson
Alexander Paul Jamieson, 77, of Simsbury, CT, husband of the late Cynthia (Waniga) Jamieson, died Thursday, June 29, 2017 at his home. He was born July 21, 1939 in Summerside, Prince Edward Island, Canada. Son of the late Ronald Pope and Anna Laura (Ramsey) Jamieson and had lived in Syracuse, NY, St. Louis, MO and East Hartford, CT prior to moving to Simsbury, CT 50 years ago. Alexander earned his Bachelors Degree from the University of Connecticut, Class of 1961. He was the captain of the golf team and a member of the Theta XI Fraternity. Mr. Jamieson was the General Sales Manager for Carlingswitch for many years prior to his retirement. He was a member of the Simsbury United Methodist Church, and the Men’s Golf League at Simsbury Farms. In addition to golfing, Alex enjoyed spending time at his summer home on Malpeque Bay, PEI, riding his motorcycle, and enjoying his friends at the Maple Tree Café.
He is survived by his two sons, Alan Ronald Jamieson and his wife Susan of Duxbury, MA and Matthew Paul Jamieson of Simsbury, CT; his grandchildren, Alexander Preston Jamieson and Anna Carolyn Jamieson of Duxbury, MA; his sister, Susan LaPenta and her husband Jerry of Harwinton CT; sister-in-law Marilyn Iezzi and his husband Tom of Simsbury, CT and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his sister, Myrna Fredericks.
Friends may call at the Vincent Funeral Home, 880 Hopmeadow Street in Simsbury, CT on Wednesday, July 5th from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM. A memorial service will be celebrated at the funeral home at 10:00 AM on Thursday, July 6th. Burial will be in the Simsbury Cemetery with a reception to follow. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Simsbury United Methodist Church, 799 Hopmeadow Street, Simsbury, CT 06070. Please visit Alex’s “Book of Memories” at www.vincentfuneralhome.com for online condolences.