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GUEST, Neil A.

May 10, 1930 – Weyburn, SK
November 24, 2014 – Calgary, AB

Neil A. Guest passed away at the age of 84. Neil was the youngest of nine children born to Rand and Minnie Guest of Weyburn, SK. He attended Weyburn Collegiate and Teacher’s College in Moose Jaw and spent several years teaching as well as farming in Saskatchewan.

In late 1956 he started a 26 year career in the petroleum industry with Trans Prairie Pipelines which later became part of Norcen Energy Resources Ltd. Neil retired from the petroleum industry at the age of 56. In 1961, Neil was married to Sylvia Simonds of Regina. They were blessed with a son Randy and a daughter Sandra. These three were the loves of his life. Neil wishes to thank his family and many friends for their help and kindness during his life.

The family wishes to thank the staff on Unit 74 – 19 at the Rockyview Hospital and Southwood Hospice for their outstanding care and compassion for Neil. Cremation has taken place. Condolences may be forwarded through If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Alberta Cancer Foundation, c/o Tom Baker Cancer Centre, 1331 – 29 Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 4N2 Telephone: 1 (866) 412-4222.

In living memory of Neil Guest, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Park Memorial, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Calgary, AB, T2S 2L5, Telephone: 403-243-8200.

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