James Kevin "Jim" Plante BARRE — On Oct. 24, 2019, Jim, formerly of Barre, slipped his worldly bonds to rest with his parents and brothers in heaven. James "Jim" was born on Nov. 13, 1959, to Gloria (Pironi) and Ernest Plante, in Barre. Jim was educated in Williamstown schools. In 1982, Jim moved to Richmond, Virginia, where he began a 30-year career with Kenmore Envelope Co. In 1989, he married Julie Ann Nicholson. Their union was blessed with a daughter, Megan Marie Plante, and sons Kevin Gene Plante and Joshua Wilson. He is survived by his wife and children; a grandson, Braydon Krol; his brothers Louis, David and Terry Plante; and many aunts, uncles and cousins still residing in Vermont. Jim will be laid to rest with his parents in the Hope Cemetery in the spring of 2020.