June 25, 1933 – August 19, 2012
Ross Farrell, beloved husband of the late Catherine Farrell, passed away peacefully after a courageous battle with Alzheimer’s on August, 19, 2012 at the age of 79 years.
Ross was born and raised in Montreal, Quebec. He worked as a purchasing manager for many years. He then moved to Calgary in 2000 after the passing of his wife Catherine. Dad loved golf, boating, playing cards and playing pool.
Ross is survived by his brother Lorne (Gertrude); daughters Joanne Alary (Pierre), Debbie Cottingham (Randy), and Linda Meade (Chris); grandchildren Caroline Keyes, Melissa Alary, Christina Phillips and Michael Cottingham; as well as 6 great grandchildren.
A Celebration of Ross’s Life will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Thursday, August 23, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to The Alzheimer Society of Calgary, Suite 201, 222 – 58th Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T2H 2S3, Telephone: (403)290-0110, www.alzheimercalgary.com.
In living memory of Ross Farrell, 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