Gord, beloved husband and father, passed away on Tuesday, June 20, 2006 at the age of 43 years.
Gordon was an outdoor enthusiast who enjoyed fishing, snowboarding, hiking, camping, golfing, biking, and snowmobiling. Gord’s big heart and gentle nature made him especially loved by children. He was a talented machinist who took pride in his trade.
Gord is survived by his loving wife Sharon and his son Clayton; stepdaughter Dana and her son Foster; devoted parents Frank and Shirley of Calgary; father and mother-in-law Ron and Evelyn Webster of Barrie, ON; six siblings, Pat (Trish) of Lethbridge, Jim (Patsy) of Calgary, Sharron (Rob) of Calgary, Dan of Ohio, Lynn (Philippe) of Vancouver, and Beverly of Calgary; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at St. Gerard’s Catholic Church (8944 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Sunday, June 25, 2006 at 7:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Gerard’s Catholic Church (8944 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Monday, June 26, 2006 at 10:30 a.m. with the Very Rev. Gregory Coupal, V.F., Presider. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Canadian Diabetes Association, #105, 7500 Macleod Trail S.E., Calgary, AB T2H 0L9 Telephone: (403) 266-0620.
In living memory of Gordon Horvat, 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