It is with great sorrow that the family wishes to announce the passing of Lawrence Gordon Hergenhein, beloved husband of Mary. Lawrence passed away peacefully at his home in Champion on August 9, 2006 after a short battle with cancer, at the age of 71 years.
Lawrence was born in Carstairs, AB on December 21, 1934. He will be lovingly remembered by his wife Mary, of 51 years, and his children Rosalind (Renus) Van Hal, Dana (Margo) Hergenhein, Judy Culling and family, Wendy (Rick) Anderson, Sherry Matthews and family; twelve grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren. Lawrence is also survived by his Mother-in-Law, his brothers and sisters, in-laws, numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. He was predeceased by his parents, two brothers, a sister and a granddaughter.
A celebration of Lawrence’s life will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Eastside Memorial Chapel (5388 Memorial Drive N.E.) on Thursday, August 17, 2006 at 2:30 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. Mary would like to thank Dr. Webster and staff at the Tom Baker Cancer Clinic, and Dr. Raath at Vulcan Hospital for their exceptional care during Lawrence’s course of treatment. 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: (403) 521-3433.
In living memory of Lawrence Hergenhein, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Eastside Memorial Chapel, 5388 MEMORIAL DRIVE N.E., CALGARY. Telephone: (403) 248-8585.Print This Obituary & Condolences