Bradley (Brad) Craig Cole of Calgary, beloved husband of Ese Victoria Cole of Nigeria, passed away on Saturday, June 10, 2006, after a brief but courageous battle with cancer, at the age of 41 years.
Brad was born on November 16, 1964 in Calgary and resided in the Acadia Community. He attended schools in Acadia, graduating from Lord Beaverbrook High School in 1982. Brad continued his education at U of C, graduating with his degree in Geology. He then began employment with Schlumberger Oil Services in Brooks and Grande Prairie and later with Schlumberger International which took him to many parts of the world. Brad loved sports and played hockey for Acadia from age 5 until he was 18. Brad also enjoyed baseball and loved playing golf. He was also an avid Calgary Flames fan.
Besides his loving wife Ese Victoria Cole, Brad is survived by his mother Linda Cole of Calgary; his brother and sister-in-law Jeff and Lori Cole and their children, Taryn and Jeremy Cole, all of Calgary; as well as numerous aunts, uncles and cousins. He was predeceased by his father Ted Cole on April 9, 2004.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Friday, June 16, 2006 at 2:30 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Alberta Cancer Foundation – Research, c/o Tom Baker Cancer Centre, 1331 – 29 Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 4N2 Telephone: (403) 521-3433.
In living memory of Brad Cole, 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