Donald (Don) Grant Fawcett, beloved husband of Donna Shaw of Calgary, passed away suddenly at the Foothills Medical Centre on Tuesday, March 23, 2004 at the age of 64 years.
Don was born on July 11, 1939 in Portage la Prairie, MB and moved to Calgary as a child. He received his education in Calgary and worked for Canadian Western Natural Gas (ATCO) for thirty-four years. Don retired from there as a Land Man in 1996. He had a great love for the outdoors and enjoyed fishing, boating, camping and golfing. Don was a handy man and always had a project on the go, such as making pieces of furniture for his family.
Besides his loving wife Donna, Don is survived by two sons, Mark Fawcett and Timothy Fawcett, both of Calgary; a daughter and son-in-law, Shelley and Christopher Osmond of Jamestown, ND; their mother, Lynda O’Connor of Calgary; and Donna’s son and daughter, Scott Shaw and Carla Shaw, both of Edmonton. He is also survived by his brother and sister-in-law, Barry and Yvonne Fawcett of Lethbridge, AB. Don was predeceased by his parents, Violet and Clarence Fawcett.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Crowfoot Chapel (82 Crowfoot Circle N.W.) on Saturday, March 27, 2004 at 2:30 P.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.
In living memory of Don Fawcett, a tree will be planted at Nose Creek Valley by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 Crowfoot Circle N.W., CALGARY, TELEPHONE: (403) 241-0044.Print This Obituary & Condolences