July 20, 1945 – October 15, 2012
It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing if Terry “The Duck” Duckering on October 15, 2012 at the age of 67 years.
Terry was born in Mannville, AB on July 20, 1945, the fifth of 12 children. After a courageous twelve-year battle with Multiple Myeloma, Terry succumbed to his ailment on October 15 surrounded by loved ones.
Terry will be fondly remembered and sadly missed by his father Clarence and step-mother Grace Duckering, his children; Tom (Jen) Duckering, Stephanie (Jim) Pasychny-Shivji, Carol (Gord) Stang, siblings; Shirley (Ed) Hutzkal, Deanna (Cliff) Knight, Vic (Jean) Duckering, Carolyn Torhjelm, Linda (Wayne) Ludwig, Ken (Rita) Duckering, Gord (Pat) Duckering, Betty (Brian) Cave, Faith (Darryl) Johnson, Judy (Doug) Herbert, and Connie Schiffer, numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.Terry was predeceased by his mother Gertrude Duckering (nee George), and brother-in-law Gerry Torhjelm.
A memorial service will be held at First Alliance Church in Calgary, 12345 40 St. S.E, at 2pm on Friday October 26th.Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Southern Alberta Myeloma Patient Society, www.southernalbertamyeloma.org
In living memory of The Duck, 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)243-8200Print This Obituary & Condolences