July 31, 1928 – May 19, 2011
Gordon Cripps of Calgary, passed away with his family at his side, on Thursday, May 19, 2011, following a long and courageous battle with cancer, at the age of 82 years.
Gordon was born in Calgary, and lived here his whole life. He had worked part time with the Calgary Stampede for fifty two years.
Gordon is survived by one son and daughter-in-law Thomas and Penny Cripps, one daughter Kathy Cripps, three grandchildren Susan (Dustin), Kenneth and Richard, as well as a special friend Joy Carlson, extended family and friends.
Gordon was predeceased by his wife Beverly (Kaye), two sons Randall and Rick Cripps, his parents Gladys and Charles Cripps, his brother Ron Cripps.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W., Calgary, AB) on Monday, May 23, 2011 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Tuesday, May 24, 2011 at 10:30 a.m. Graveside Service to follow at Mountain View Memorial Gardens. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Gordon Cripps, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Telephone: (403)243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences