Raymond (Ray) Patrick Gamble, beloved husband of Melanie (Mel) Gamble of Calgary, passed away on Wednesday, July 27, 2005 at the age of 51 years.
Ray was born in Cork City, Ireland on March 6, 1954. He immigrated to Canada in 1980 and settled in Calgary. Here, Ray worked in the oil and gas industry at C.N.R.L. He was an avid golfer and enjoyed soccer and travelling.
Besides his loving wife Mel, Ray is survived by his children, Brian, Eamonn, Curtis and Alexandra; his mother Mary; his mother-in-law and father-in-law Bob and Neala Senior. He is also survived by his siblings and their spouses, Phil and Michael, Joe and Arantza, Pat and Kathleen, Pauline and Tony, and Deirdre and Finbarr; his first wife Cheryl; and his sisters-in-law Holly, Shelley, Kathy, and Natalie. Ray was predeceased by his father John.
Funeral Services will be held at McDougall United Church (8516 Athabasca Street S.E.) on Sunday, July 31, 2005 at 2:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to The Prostate Cancer Institute,#100, 1011 Glenmore Trail S.W., Calgary, AB T2V 4R6, Telephone: (403) 212-8070, www.prostatecalgary.com.
In living memory of Ray Gamble, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Telephone: (403) 243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences