January 16, 1937 – February 10, 2012
Ron Hughes, beloved husband of Janet Hughes, passed away on Friday, February 10, 2012 at the age of 75 years.
Ron was born in Brantford, ON and residing in Calgary, AB for the last forty-five years. As a successful businessman in the automotive industry, Ron was held in the highest regard by his peers. Ron provided leadership and guidance to his family and beyond. His generosity was matched only by his wonderful smile. Ron’s life has been full; he savoured much, good friends, good times, and a loved one’s touch.
Besides his loving wife Janet, Ron is survived by his sons, Aaron Hughes, Ted Burke, and daughter Tracy Hotchkiss, as well as his brothers, Doug and Bill Hughes and sisters, Wilva Trevena and Diane Scenna. Ron was predeceased by his father and mother Bill and Birdie Hughes of Brantford, ON.
A Celebration of Ron’s Life will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Crowfoot Chapel (82 Crowfoot Circle N.W.), on Thursday, February 16, 2012 at 2:30 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, 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: 1 (866) 412-4222. www.albertacancer.ca/memorial.
In living memory of Ron Hughes, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Park Cochrane by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 Crowfoot Circle N.W. Telephone: (403) 241-0044.Print This Obituary & Condolences