McInnis & Holloway
Funeral Homes

McInnis & Holloway Funeral Homes
“The opportunity to serve” is the highest compliment
McInnis & Holloway could receive.
Call (403) 243-8200 or 1-800-661-1599

Drope, Murray Pauling

Murray, beloved husband of Jill Sveinson, passed away on Tuesday, May 12, 2009 at the age of 50 years.

Murray was born in Barrie, Ontario on January 11, 1959. He moved to Calgary in 1973 and made it his home. He valued spending time with family and friends. Murray was in the restaurant business for many years, he was always a man who worked and played hard. Murray was full of compassion and lit up the lives of many people, he is now at peace.

Murray is survived and will be missed by his wife Jill; daughter Rachel; his parents Murray and Patricia Drope; brothers David Drope, Bill (Mandy) Drope, John (Faye) Drope; nephews Jeremy, Sean and Shelby; as well as niece Natalie. Murray also shared a close relationship with his aunts, uncles and cousins throughout Canada,

Funeral Services will be held at Parkdale United Church (2919 – 8th Avenue N.W.) on Friday, May 15 at 1:30 p.m. Forward condolences through

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Alberta Cancer foundation,, and direct to Multiple Myeloma research and treatment in memory of Murray.

A special thank you to Dr. Nizar Bahlis and the wonderful staff at the Tom Baker Cancer Center and Units 47 and 57.

In living memory of Murray Drope, 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.

Offer Condolence for the family of Drope, Murray Pauling

Print This Obituary & Condolences Print This Obituary & Condolences

Leave Your Condolence


In order to confirm this has been completed by a human, kindly answer the below equation. *