1950 – 2010
Founder of D.A. Adamson & Associates Insurance Brokers, he was a well known insurance broker in the City of Calgary, avid golfer, tennis player at the Calgary Tennis Club and active member of the Riverside Club, passed away tragically as the result of a boating incident on Rideau Lake near Perth, Ontario on Thursday, August 5, 2010.
Doug was the devoted son of Joan and the late Donald Adamson, cherished husband of Carol (Fernie) Adamson and beloved father of Ashley Lynn Adamson, all of Calgary. He will be greatly missed by his sisters Kathryn (Ted) Glugosh of Perth, Ontario and Sally (Rev. Robert) Lockhart of Coleman, P.E.I., his brother-in-law Wayne (Fern) Fernie of Prince Albert, Saskatchewan and many nieces, nephews, cousins, their families and good friends.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Wednesday, August 11, 2010 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
A Celebration of Doug’s Life will be held at Central United Church (131 – 7th Avenue S.W.) on Thursday, August 12, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to S.T.A.R.S. (Shock Trauma Air Rescue Society), Box 570, 1441 Aviation Park N.E., Calgary, AB T2E 8M7 Telephone: (403) 295-1811, www.stars.ca.
In living memory of Douglas Adamson a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Telephone: (403) 243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences