November 19, 1954 – May 12, 2010
It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Wayne William Eastgaard at his home on Wednesday, May 12, 2010 at the age of 55 years.
Wayne will be remembered and loved forever by his wife and best friend Carolynn. He is also survived by his daughters, Rae-Lene Pitkanen (Shawn), Alana Hoey (Real); stepchildren, Ron, Sarah, and Tracy (David) Heritage; grandchildren, Jace, Taya, Kai, and Ashley; mother Magdalena (Lea); brother Mike (Randee) Eastgaard; sisters, Linda (Terry) Avramenko, Peggy (Carl) Penney; as well as many nieces, nephews, and extended family.
Wayne was born and raised in Calgary. He was passionate about everything outdoors. He loved his family dearly and was a very proud father and grandfather. Wayne was a talented artist and could often be found listening to music with his special puppy Reilly.
Forever in our hearts.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Tuesday, May 25, 2010 at 2:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 200, 119 – 14th Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 1Z6 Telephone: (403) 264-5549, www.heartandstroke.ca.
In living memory of Wayne Eastgaard, 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