Passed away on Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at the age of 67. Loved brother of William and friend Leona of Mount Forest, Joan Hutchenrider of Cape Cod, U.S.A and Shirley Anderson of Dundas. Dear uncle of Ted and Merasol Kreps, Andrea and Brian Barry, Dana and Kristen Hutchenrider and Holly Anderson and Tom Anderson. Great uncle of Hunter, Noah, Bailey, Christopher, Dylan, River, Leaf, Rayne and Sadie. Predeceased by his parents Ivel and Walter Kreps and sister-in-law Rose Anne Kreps. Jim was the owner and operator of Elora Concrete Burial Vaults since 1965. Visitation was held on Saturday, September 12, 2020 from 10:00 – 11:00am at the Graham A. Giddy Funeral Home, 37 Church St. East, Elora, ON. A private family funeral service was held. Memorial donations may be made to Groves Memorial Hospital or to a charity of choice.