December 21, 1923 – Delia, AB
April 15, 2014 – Calgary, AB
Russell Alexander Fletcher passed away at the South Health Campus in Calgary on Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at the age of 90 years.
Russell is survived, and will be missed, by his daughter Sylvia (Jack); sons Gary (Judy), Sandy (Tempest), and Glen (Kevin); grandchildren, Lisa, Jason, Regan and Andrea; great-grandchildren, Travis, Calvin, Hannah, Michael, Page, Sophie and Tess; his half-brother Bill; and many nieces and nephews. He will also be lovingly remembered by his companion and special friend, Helen. Russell was predeceased by his dear wife Joan in September 1994, and his brothers Harry and Lloyd, and sisters Mary and Ethel.
A Celebration of Russell’s Life will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Monday, April 28, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. The family would like to thank the wonderful staff on Unit 66 at the South Health Campus for the level of care provided and the kindness shown during Russell’s hospitalization. They would also like to thank the caring staff of the Evergreen Unit at the Beverly Centre Lake Midnapore for the two and a half years they attended to his needs.
In living memory of Russell Fletcher, 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