May 8, 1952 – Edinburgh, Scotland
March 30, 2014 – Calgary, Alberta
It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Michael Patrick Connolly of Airdrie, AB on Sunday March 30, 2014 at the age of 61 years.
A child of Scotland, Michael immigrated to Canada where he spent his youth on the Manitoba prairies, and his adult life in the foothills and mountains of Alberta.
Michael is survived by his children Jennifer Connolly, Michael Connolly Jr.(Crystal) and Stephanie Connolly; his grandchildren Tyler, Caitlyn and John Connolly; his father Denis Connolly; loved one Kathy Evanson and family; siblings Elizabeth Anne Keachie (Alex), Danyse Connolly, Anthony Connolly (Dyan); nieces and nephews Erika, Courtney, Andrew, Sarrah and Morgan; his aunt Irene Burnet; uncle Paul Burnet; as well as special family members, Matthew McLaren (Kim) and family, Luanne Braun, Verna Dormer, and Vicki Hartley. Michael is also survived by many friends, colleagues; and relatives in Canada, Scotland, Australia and South Africa.
Michael was predeceased by his mother Euegenie Connolly and his brother Kevin Joseph Connolly.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Airdrie Funeral Home (300 Towerlane Drive, Airdrie, Alberta) on Friday, April 5, 2014 at 1:30 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes can be made in Michael’s name to the Canadian Liver Foundation, Southern Alberta/Calgary Chapter Suite 309, 1010 – 1 Avenue N. E. Calgary, AB T2E 7W7 , firstname.lastname@example.org
In living memory of Michael Connolly, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Park Cochrane by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Airdrie Funeral Home, 300 TOWERLANE DRIVE, AIRDRIE, AB. Telephone: (403) 948 1100Print This Obituary & Condolences