James Edward Cadigan

August 6, 2013

Dec. 28, 1923 – July 22, 2013

Jim Cadigan, of Bellevue, passed away July 22, 2013, at the age of 89.

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James Edward Cadigan

Jim was born in Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada, to Allen Michael and Elizabeth Mae (Winslow) Cadigan, both of Johnsonburg, Pa. He spent most of his life in Washington state.

After completing his service as a cadet squadron commander in the Army Air Corps, he attended the College of Puget Sound where he met his future wife, Mary. They married in Tacoma on Nov. 26, 1946. He later enlisted in the Air Force Reserve serving as a navigator and retired as a major in 1983. After more than three decades in federal civil service, he retired from the General Services Administration in 1978, as the finance director of GSA’s Northwest Region.

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