November 1, 1940 – August 21, 2013
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Eric George Fairley. Eric passed away peacefully Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at the Santuari Hospice in the Peter Lougheed Hospital. He is survived by devoted wife Anna Mae and children Troy (Marie), Shannon (Mike), Sherry and Jimmy (Jennie), sister Maurita (Bob), brother Cyril, Niece Meghan (Kwesi), nephews Eric (Shilo) and Randy (Andrea) and nine grandchildren.
Eric attended school in Calgary, played football for the Mt. Royal Cougars, and was a skilled tradesman in the construction industry. Eric and Anna Mae lived most of their life together in the Yukon and NWT, the past 10 years they have resided in Cardston. Eric will be deeply missed for his kindness, sense of humour and sharp wit.
A Funeral Mass will be held at St. Anthony’s Parish, (5340 – 4 Street S.W., Calgary) on Monday, August 26, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. A Memorial Service will also be held at Legacy Funeral Home , (107 – 6th Street West, Cardston, AB) on Tuesday, August 27, 2103 at 2:00 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to The Lung Association Alberta/NWT
In living memory of Eric Fairley, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Calgary, AB, T2S 2L5, Telephone: 403-243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences