Lauren Bechthold, beloved husband of Debbie, loving father, son and brother passed away on Tuesday, March 6, 2007 at the age of 56 years.
He will be remembered as a loving, kind, and gentle soul with a wonderful sense of humour.
Predeceased by his son Brandon, he leaves behind: his loving wife Debbie, adoring daughter Brittany, and faithful friend Tipper. He is also survived by parents Delmer and Stella of Abbotsford, BC, sisters, Lorraine Hall of White Rock, BC and Jackie Gordon of Estacada, OR. He is loved and treasured by his family and will live forever in their hearts. As well, he will be dearly missed by numerous aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Friday, March 9, 2007 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. A Memorial Gathering for those wishing to attend will be held at Parkdale SDA Church (2530 – 6 Avenue N.W.) on Saturday, March 10, 2007 at 3:30 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Alberta Cancer Foundation, c/o Tom Baker Cancer Centre, Unit 57, 1331 – 29 Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 4N2 Telephone: (403) 521-3433, or to the Department of Psychosocial Resources 2202 – 2nd Street S.W., Calgary, AB T2S 3C1. We wish to thank friends, family, colleagues and teachers for all of their support, wishes and prayers throughout Lauren’s extended illness. The strength we have received from your kindness will never be forgotten.
In living memory of Lauren Bechthold, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. Telephone: (403) 256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences