February 11, 1948 – December 31, 2012
Ken beloved husband of Linda Dianne Galon (nee Rodgers) of Calgary, passed away on December 31, 2012 at the age of 64 years.
Born in Saskatoon, SK in 1948, Ken resided most of his life in Calgary, AB. He attained a Bachelor of Science and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Saskatchewan and also a Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy from the University of Manitoba. He married Linda on May 6, 1978 and they went on to have 4 children. Ken was the Pharmacist and owner of both the Westgate and Westglen Pharmacy where he prided himself in providing his clients the best care possible. He enjoyed golfing, fishing, and spending time with his family. He had a great sense of humour, an infectious laugh and will always be remembered for his trademark “double thumbs up”.
Ken is survived by his beloved wife Linda; sons Michael (Leah), Christopher (Laura), Stephen (Tanya) and daughter Shannon; his mother Eleanor Galon; brothers Dennis (Dorothy), David, Brian (Carol) and Philip (Patricia), sister-in-laws Verna (Bryne) and Marion (Herman); as well as, several nieces and nephews.
Ken was predeceased by his father John Galon.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Crowfoot Chapel (82 Crowfoot Circle N.W. Calgary, AB), on Friday, January 4, 2012 at 7:00 p.m.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Peter’s Catholic Church (541 Silvergrove Drive N.W. Calgary, AB) on Saturday, January 5, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Ken Galon, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Park Cochrane by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. Telephone: (403) 241-0044.Print This Obituary & Condolences