Lorne Carter Anderson, beloved husband of Suzanne Anderson of Calgary, passed away on Thursday, April 2, 2009 at the age of 81 years.
Lorne was born in Hyas, SK on February 27, 1928 and resided there until 1947. He was an employee of Canadian Pacific Railway for thirty-five years and retired in 1986. He has been a resident of Calgary for thirty-nine years. Lorne was known for his delightful sense of humour and his caring ways. His life-long interests were his family, his friends, the church, and sports, especially curling, hockey and golf. He met adversity through the strength of his faith.
Lorne is survived by his wife Suzanne; and several caring nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by his parents Joseph and Margaret Anderson; his sister Patricia Edwards; and his nephew Mark Edwards.
“To live in the hearts of those left behind is not to die.”
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Sunday, April 5, 2009 at 7:00 p.m.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Gerard’s Catholic Church (8944 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Monday, April 6, 2009 at 12:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 200, 119 – 14th Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 1Z6 Telephone: (403) 264-5549, www.heartandstroke.ca.
In living memory of Lorne Anderson, 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