October 31, 1939 – November 12, 2009
Derek passed away peacefully at the Rosedale Hospice, at the age of 70 years, with his family by his side.
Besides his loving wife Gina, Derek is survived by his son David Hull and his wife Christa Sutherland; daughter Amanda Hull and her husband Allen Pomeroy.
Derek was born South Africa, and immigrated to Canada in 1977 with his wife and children, making Calgary their home and becoming true westerners. Derek will be fondly remembered for his dignity, strength, courage and sense of humour. He was a loving gentle man and a true gentleman.
A Celebration of Derek’s life will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Friday, January 8, 2010 at 2:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Rosedale Hospice #920 – 7A Street NW, Calgary, AB T2M 3J3 Telephone: (403) 284 – 5195.
In living memory of Derek Hull, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Telephone: (403) 243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences