Mike Harbidge passed away peacefully at the Bethany Care Centre in Cochrane on Wednesday, January 5, 2005 at the age of 99 years.
Mike was born on October 14, 1905 in Calgary, AB. He resided on a farm in the Bottrel area for most of his life with his devoted wife, “Tillie” and was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather and great-great-grandfather.
Mike leaves to cherish his memory his six sons, Dave (Kathy) of Cochrane, Steve (Bev) of Calgary, Jim of Lethbridge, Michael (Maureen) of Sundre, Ernie (Myfanwy) of Quesnel, BC and Charlie (Lee) of Innisfail; twenty-six grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. He is also survived by two sisters, Miriam of Calgary and Mary of Cochrane, and numerous nieces and nephews. Mike was predeceased by his beloved wife, Tillie, daughter and son-in-law, Helen and Don Ward, a grandson Jimmy, five sisters and three brothers.
Funeral Services will be held at Cochrane Alliance Church (902 Glenbow Drive, Cochrane) on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 at 11:00 a.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Bethany Care Centre (Chapel Fund) 302 Quigley Dr., Cochrane, AB T4C 2X9 Telephone: 932-6422. The family wishes to express their sincere appreciation to the Bethany Care Centre Staff and Dr. Dennis Fundytus for their compassionate care.
In living memory of Mike Harbidge a tree will be planted at Nose Creek Valley by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W., CALGARY. Telephone: (403) 241-0044.Print This Obituary & Condolences