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Pause Days Gone By by Bruce H. Zimmerman (ASCAP)
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I am so sorry and shocked to hear about the loss of Jim. My family and I knew him very well during his late high school and early college years. He was an exceptional young man... He went through so much at such a young age and persevered. Went on to be such a success. His family must be so proud. I'm sorry he was taken from you way to soon. My heart,thoughts and prayers go out to Jims entire family. RIP Jim from the Meyer family.


Posted by: Erin Meyer Bongiovanni - Tonawanda, NY - Friend   Feb 06, 2016

Dr. Mezhir walked into our lives on a day we didn't know how much we would come to cherish him, his skill as a doctor, and his attitude as a person. He led the team that treated my rare cancer (PMP) when it was on the verge of killing me. Yet, nearly four years later, I am still here. I thank God everyday for bringing James and I together. His passion for his work and his dedication to his patients

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Posted by: Gene Richter - Solon, IA - Friend   Feb 06, 2016

I will remember Jim as an extremely kind and compassionate physician and colleague.

Clark J. Obr, M.D.


Posted by: Clark J. Obr M.D. - Coralvlle, IA - Coworker   Feb 06, 2016

To the Mezhir Family I am sorry for your loss. Please except my deepest condolences. May God Bless him and may he rest in peace with our Lord and Savior.


Posted by: Paul Bax - Niagara Falls, NY - Friend   Feb 06, 2016

My deepest sympathy for your loss! In a way, I feel I am the first of Jaimie's "patients". At 17, I had been diagnosed with Hodgkin's Disease, a similar cancer to what Jaime experienced. Through mutual "baseball" friends, Jaime connected with me, and acted as a mentor to help get me through my illness. He had just finished his treatments at the time I started, back in '91. He was a wonderful help, and such an inspiration to me. I

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Posted by: Trish (Barthel) Pileggi - Niagara Falls, NY - Acquaintance   Feb 06, 2016

Priya and family,

I am so sorry to learn of the loss of your husband, father, friend and companion. He impacted so many residents with his eagerness to teach and bright smile. He was a talented surgeon and mentor. I remember him being so excited that his first Whipple patient as an attending didn't ask him how old he was. Sending you love from Colorado.


Posted by: Susan Hagen - Boulder,, CO   Feb 06, 2016

Our hearts are heavy today to learn of Jim's passing, he was one of my sons closest childhood friends and will always be remembered as one of the nicest people we have ever meet. Our condolences go out to his entire family, and may God sustain you through this heartbreaking time.


Posted by: Monica Swain and Family - Grand Island, NY - Friend   Feb 06, 2016

My deepest condolences Dr.Mezhir was not only a great physician but also a wonderful human being. I am sure he will be missed by everyone he touched with his kindness and genuine concern for his patients and those around him. God Bless those which he left behind.


Posted by: Gary Ricketts - Molibe, IL - Friend   Feb 06, 2016

My sincere sympathy and condolences to your whole family at this very sad time. Love hugs and prayers.


Posted by: Tricia Harpster - Tonawanda, NY - Friend   Feb 06, 2016

I'll miss you forever Jim. Words do no justice as to how much you meant to me.


Posted by: Bruce S Swain - Grand Island, NY - Friend   Feb 06, 2016