Ronald A. Farnsworth of Calgary passed away at the Rockyview General Hospital on Saturday, May 8, 2004 at the age of 74 years.
Ron was born June 22, 1929 in Calgary, where he was raised and spent many years working in the oil patch. Ron was proud to call Calgary home and together he and Marg raised their family here.
Ron is survived by his children and their families, Cathy and Calvin Cairns of Calgary, Jim and Wendy Farnsworth of Black Diamond, Janice Farnsworth, and Margo Farnsworth and her husband Doug Eliuk, all of Calgary; his grandchildren, Trevor Cairns and his girlfriend Dominique Bachand, and Shawn, Margo, Jami, and Jimmy Farnsworth. He is also remembered by his dear friend Betty of Claresholm. Ron was predeceased by his wife Marg Farnsworth, and his sister Audrey Farnsworth.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Monday, May 17, 2004 at 10:00 A.M. To forward condolences go to www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 1825 Park Road S.E., Calgary, AB T2G 3Y6 Telephone: (403) 264-5549 www.heartandstroke.ca. or to the Canadian Diabetes Association, #105, 7500 Macleod Trail S.E., Calgary, AB T2H 0L9 Telephone: (403) 266-0620.
In living memory of Ron Farnsworth, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E., CALGARY, TELEPHONE: (403) 256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences