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HILL, Douglas

June 22, 1951 – Regina, SK
December 3, 2014 – Calgary, AB

It is with a heavy heart that we announce the passing of our beloved Doug on Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at the young age of 63.

Doug will be lovingly and forever cherished by his son and greatest love Adam, his true love and wife of twenty-five years, Sophia and his first unforgotten love Jan. This amazing man will be sorrowfully missed by so many of his friends that his heart has touched throughout his life. Doug is also survived by his two brothers John and Brian; sister Barbara; five nieces, Dina, Dawn, Catrina, Dianna and Consuela; and three nephews Darcy, Lee and Curtis and their families. He was predeceased by his parents Edward Russell and Margaret Louise, as well as his sister Jean Ellen and an infant sister Patricia.

Doug worked for Canada Post for twenty-five years and volunteered countless hours in his community.

A Celebration of Doug’s Life will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Fish Creek, 14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Saturday, February 14, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. We would like to thank Dr. Kendal, Dr. Hamilton and Dr. McRae for saving his life and Dr. Card for giving him time. We would also like to thank all of his dear friends for being there for us over the years. God Bless You!

In living memory of Doug Hill, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. Telephone: 403-256-9575.

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  1. John & Betty. Dolan :

    Rest in peace, we will remember Doug in our prayers

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  2. Sophie, Adam and family;
    So deeply sorry for your loss. Taken much too early, Doug will be remembered always for his cheerful greetings, warm smiles, kind words, friendly jests, and above all, helping hands. Your beloved will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
    Rest in love and peace, Doug.
    Heartfelt condolences,
    Stala Yum

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  3. Sophie and Adam: my great sorrow to hear of Doug. Any thing you need…

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  4. Sophie & Adam
    I had the pleasure of working with Doug at First Student.
    Rest in Peace Doug. You will be forever in our thoughts and prayers.

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  5. Uncle you were one of the greatest men I know…I am truly blessed to have you for my uncle! Thank you for you…..I love you!

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  6. Helen & Nick Schustyk :

    Sophie and Adam,
    I just can’t find words to adequately express what I would like to say to you, but know that you both are in our thoughts, hearts and prayers.

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  7. We were surprised & saddened to learn of Doug’s death. Jeff and I extend to you, our deepest sympathies. We were happy to have known him. And forever grateful for the support and advice from both of you! Please accept our heartfelt condolences.

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  8. Cathy, Matt & Tara :

    Sophie & Adam,

    Our sincere sympathies for your loss. Doug was such a nice man and will be missed by many. Please let us know if there’s anything we can do for you.

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  9. Dear Aunty Sophia and Adam – I am so sorry for your loss he was very lucky to have both of you in his life . Will miss your smile and sense of humor and every time I see Bill Murray I will remember you, You were so much more than just an Uncle to me and I will cherish your memory forever.

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  10. Anita Johnson :

    Sophie and Adam, so sorry for your loss. Remember the good times,cherish each other. Doug will live forever in your hearts! Thinking of you always!

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  11. Terry & Trudy Biccum :

    Sophia & Adam,
    So sorry to hear of your loss. Doug will be missed by many. May your memories bring you comfort in the sad days ahead.
    Terry & Trudy Biccum

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  12. We are so very sorry for your loss Sophia… Keep the good times close to your hearts and may then comfort you always. Know that you are in our thoughts and prayers.

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  13. Our community has lost a vibrant member; Doug will be missed by all who knew him. Thank you for sharing part of your life with us. Godspeed, my friend. Love and condolences to Soph and Adam.

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  14. Ernie & Sandy Bartlett :

    Our deepest condolences to Sophie and Adam
    Doug was a truly amazing man who was taken from his family and friends much to soon he will forever be remembered
    Ernie and Sandy

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  15. I was so sorry to see in the paper the obituary of Doug, my thoughts and prayers go out to Sophia, Adam and family. I worked with Doug for many years at Canada Post, he was a great guy. I had lost touch with him when I retired and didn’t know he had been sick so sorry for your loss. Dianne Down

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  16. John & Alysa Vanka :

    Soph and Adam, our thoughts and prayers are with you both, stay strong, hope to see you when you’re back in the province. Very sorry to hear of Doug’s passing.

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  17. So many things down here in Costa Rica remind me of Doug, Sophie and Adam. I’m so grateful I was able to spend time with Doug in happier times, his sense of humor and kindness will never be forgotten. If there is a place where sad souls are taken Doug is there making them laugh. He will me missed by all that new him and my heart aches for you Sophie and Adam. May the arms of love hold you tight.

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  18. Sophie & Adam,

    So very sorry to hear of your loss. I have very fond memories of you and Doug. I am sorry I lost touch. My thoughts and prayers are with you both.

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  19. Sophia and Adam, on behalf of all the drivers from First Student that drove from STS our heartfelt condolences. Doug will always be remembered for his sense of humor, no matter what. RIP our dear friend.

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