It is with great sadness in our hearts we announce the peaceful passing of our father James Ronald Royal Burritt at his home on Wednesday, August 9, 2006 at the age of 73 years.
Ron was born in Winnipeg, MB on March 3, 1933, son of James and Hellen Burritt. They moved to Calgary in 1947 where he finished his education, started his own business and in 1962 married Ellen Schipper. Ron was well known in the community for his zest for life, love of family and friends.
Ron is survived and will be sadly missed by his three children, Royal (Sharon) Burritt, Robyn (Brian) Proctor and Kris (Craig) Antoniuk; his most cherished possessions, his six grandchildren, Drew and Brooklyn Burritt, Curtis and Devin Proctor and Kalista and Rory Antoniuk; as well as his best friend and long time companion Elizabeth Barry.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Monday, August 14, 2006 at 3:00 p.m. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly Al-Anon/Alateen, 4718 – 1st Street S.W., Calgary, AB. Telephone: (403) 266-5850. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Ron Burritt, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH Telephone: (403) 276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences