April 29, 1930 – Toronto, Ontario
October 17, 2014 – Calgary, Alberta
Peacefully, with family, Ron passed away on October 17, 2014 in Calgary at the age of 84.
Born in Toronto in 1930, Ron moved west in the 1950’s. He embraced the beauty and energy of Alberta and British Columbia and lived a full life with great enthusiasm. A generous and devoted family man, shrewd businessman and a joyful pursuer of many hobbies he shared his love of life with all who knew him.
Ron is survived by his wife Kay; sister Julie Ruppel; five children; ten grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
At Ron’s request, there will be no funeral service. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to Calgary Health Trust – South Health Campus, Suite 800, 11012 MacLeod Trail S.E., Calgary, AB T2J 6A5, Telephone: (403)943-0615, www.thetrust.ca. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Ronald Hughes, 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.Print This Obituary & Condolences