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Borgal, Sheldon Wilfred

Sheldon Borgal, beloved husband of Rheta Borgal of Cochrane, AB passed away peacefully at home on Saturday, October 21, 2006 at the age of 64 years.

Sheldon was born in Glace Bay, NS on December 15, 1941. He worked forty years in the automotive industry at Kramer Chrysler, Varsity Chrysler and retired as Parts Manager from Crowfoot Dodge in 2002. He loved spending time with family and friends, fishing, camping, quading and being outdoors. His favorite time of the day was spent walking his beloved dogs Tully, Sally (predeceased) and newest companion “Cooter”.

Sheldon will be forever remembered and greatly missed by his loving wife Rheta; sons Darrell and Rick; daughter-in-law Lois; brothers Allan (Josephine), of River Ryan, NS, Allister of Cambridge, ON; and sisters Marion MacLeod (Neil McPhee), of Glace Bay, NS, Marie (Stan Richmond), of Henderson, NV, Doreen (Chuck Walloscheck), and Sharon (Dave Weigel), of Cambridge, ON, Linda (Les Doll), and Lorraine (Derrick Clark) of Prince George, BC; sisters-in-law Gwen Ellis of Calgary, AB, Beverley (Doug Bateman) of Springbank, AB; grandchildren Kelsey, Kyle, Nikita and Ryan; as well as numerous nieces and nephews and many wonderful friends. He was predeceased by his son Terry, parents Allan and Edna Borgal, sister Jean French and brothers-in-law Garry Thompson and Bill Ellis.

Funeral Services will be held at Cochrane Alliance Church (902 Glenbow Drive) on Saturday, October 28, 2006 at 2:30 p.m. Forward condolences through If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 200, 119 – 14th St. N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 1Z6 Telephone: (403) 264-5549,

In living memory of Sheldon Borgal, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Cochrane Funeral Home, 369 RAILWAY STREET, COCHRANE. Telephone: (403) 932-4740.

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  1. Nancy Borgal :

    Very sorry to hear of Sheldon’s passing We just found out 2010 as our adopted son was looking for him All our best wishes to everyone

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  2. Today on March 28th 2012. I listen to Garth Brooks The Dance in commeneration of him. I miss you lots and lots of love.

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  3. Never stop thinking of you, Miss you. My Heart and Thoughts to all.

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  4. Lorraine borgal (clark) :

    My dearest brother and best friend not a day goes by that I dont think of you! So much we still had left to share. I miss you so much!!! You left a void in Derricks and my heart that will NEVER be filled!! Hope you are resting peacefully and I know you are still looking down on all of us and I feel your presence especially on all special occassions!!! Christmas andmy birthday have never been the same without you!!

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