August 9, 1921 – Calgary, AB
July 20, 2014 – Calgary, AB
Lionel Gundry-White beloved husband of Loretta (Etta) passed away in Calgary on Sunday, July 20, 2014 at the age of 92 years.
Lionel was born and raised in Calgary, he served in the Canadian Navy from 1942 – 1945, he played for The Calgary Stamepeders in 1945 – Jersey No. 11. He worked for BMO from 1938 to 1979. He was a long standing member of the Free Masons a member of the Cascade Lodge in Banff for 50 years; The Royal Canadian Legion, and a member of the Parade Unit of Shriners International.
Lionel loved to travel with Etta and enjoyed curling, golf, bridge and was an avid reader and poker player. Anyone whomever met Lionel knew that he made a difference on this earth, from his very beginning to his very end. He will continue to be loved and will be missed by all.
Lionel will be lovingly remembered by his wife Etta, son David (Olga), grandchildren Kevin (Nadine) and Cheryl Ann, brother Clifford (Elaine) and numerous sister and brother-in-laws, nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents Frederick and Marguerite and his first wife Patricia.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Park Memorial, 5008 Elbow Drive S.W. Calgary, AB) on Saturday, July 26, 2014 at 2:30 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made directly to a local Calgary Charity.
In living memory of Lionel Gundry-White, 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.Print This Obituary & Condolences