It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Ted Hughes. Ted passed away peacefully at home in Rocky Mountain House on Thursday, January 1, 2004 at the age of 81 years.
Ted enjoyed a long and successful career with Calgary Transit, retiring in 1981.
Ted will be greatly missed by his long time companion Evelyn Newall; his two daughters, Judi (Bob) Tetley of Rocky Mountain House, and Cheryl (Tony) Peressini. He leaves behind step-children, many grandchildren, and great-grandchildren; his two brothers, Bill (Charlotte) Hughes of Edmonton, and Jim (Lynn) Hughes of Calgary; and one sister Hannah (Jack) Browning of Taber. He was dearly loved by all.
A private family service will be held. A celebration of Ted’s life will be held at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 285, 9202 Horton Road S.W., Calgary on Friday, January 9, 2004 at 1:00 P.M. To forward expressions of sympathy go to www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire memorial tributes may be directed to The Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 285, 9202 Horton Road S.W., Calgary, AB T2V 2X4 Telephone: (403) 255-5772.
In living memory of Ted Hughes, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E., CALGARY, TELEPHONE: (403) 256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences