July 30, 1945 – Nipawin, Saskatchewan
June 2, 2013 – Calgary, Alberta
Gerald Heft passed away on Sunday, June 2, 2013 at the age of 67 years.
He lived in many places including Carrot River, SK, Red Deer, AB, Prince George, BC and Sidney by the Sea, BC. He lived in Banff last and the longest. He felt truly at home there and enjoyed seeing fellow locals when he was out walking. He worked for Parks Canada for twenty-eight years, mostly as Highways Supervisor. His latest passion was for sailing, and he had bought a sailboat upon his retirement.
Gerald is survived by his loving children, Roberta (Daniel), Rhonda (Pelham), Brian and Tracey; his grandchildren, Jaymie, Tracey, Egypt, Rheanne and Michael; great-grandchildren, Tony, Alexander and Bruce; father Albert; sister Darlene; and his brothers Pat (Shirley) and Ron (Brenda); as well as by numerous extended family members, aunts, uncles, cousins and many friends. He was predeceased by his mother Alvina in 1999.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial donations may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.
In living memory of Gerald Heft, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. Telephone: (403) 256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences