James Daniel Rainey

June 8, 1936 - January 15, 2017

Suddenly at his winter home in Jensen Beach, Florida on Sunday January 15th, 2017. Dan Rainey, of Rednersville, retired Principal of elementary schools in The County, at the age of 80. Dear brother of Helen-Louise Tompkins of Richmond Hill and her late husband John. Dearest friend of Shane Higgins. Loved uncle of Susan Tompkins-London (Brian) of Markham, Marianne Tompkins-Carter (Jeff) of Newmarket and the late Mary Elizabeth Tompkins. Great-uncle of Natalie London. Dan will be sadly missed by Kornelis DeJong and by his many friends. Mr. Rainey is resting at the Whattam Funeral Home, 33 Main Street, Picton. Funeral Service will be held at Picton United Church on Friday January 27 at 11:30 a.m. The Reverend Richard Hamilton officiating. Cremation to follow. If desired, donations to the Quinte Educational Museum and Archives (QEMA) would be appreciated by the family. Friends may call at the funeral home on Thursday January 26th from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 pm. whattamfuneralhome.com