October 2, 1949 – Flin Flon, Manitoba
March 12, 2015 – Calgary, Alberta
It is with great sadness that we announce that Daryl Gaura passed away after a courageous battle with cancer on Thursday, March 12, 2015 at the age of 65 years.
Daryl was born October 2, 1949 and spent his very young years on the family farm in the Brewer district. He completed his education at Melville High School in 1968. Daryl was very active in all sports, especially the Melville High School basketball team. After graduation he moved to Regina in 1972 and then to Calgary in 1978 where his two daughters were born. Daryl continued to be active in sports in Calgary. He coached his daughters’ baseball teams for over two decades and was also an ardent football and hockey fan. Daryl was a devoted father and grandfather who treasured every moment with his family.
Predeceased by his parents Ensel (1983) and Mary (2006), Daryl leaves to cherish his memory his daughters and sons-in-law, Tiffany Gaura and Jeff Edelman and granddaughter Elisabeth of Cairo, Egypt; Teagan and Dan Churchman and grandson James of Calgary; mother of his children Shirley Gaura of Calgary; brother and sister-in-law Wayne and Ruth and nephew Austin of Regina; as well as many other relatives and friends.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY Crowfoot (82 Crowfoot Circle N.W.), on Sunday, March 15, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Rosedale Hospice #1245 – 70 Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB T2H 2X8, Telephone: (403) 284 – 5195 or Kids Up Front Calgary, 110, 105 – 12 Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB T2G 1A1, Telephone: (403) 444-4246.
In living memory of Daryl Gaura, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot, 82 Crowfoot Circle N.W. Telephone: 403-241-0044.Print This Obituary & Condolences