July 27, 1925 – February 19, 2010
Gordon departed this life with loved ones at his side on Friday, February 19, 2010 to spend eternity with his Lord and Saviour whom he loved.
Gordon was born in Barbados, West Indies on July 27, 1925. He leaves behind his loving wife of fifty-two years, Betty; daughter Judy and her husband Howard Van Camp, Jonathan; son Gord and his wife Barbara, Nathan and Rachel; all of Calgary; son Dr. Garth Hunte and his wife Dr. Siobhan McLachlan, Euan and Nolan of Vancouver, B.C. Gordon is also survived by his niece Liz Boettcher and her husband Dan and family of Calgary, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
A Memorial Service will be celebrated at Bethany Chapel (3333 Richardson Way S.W.) on Saturday, February 27, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Gideon’s, Telephone: 1-888-482-4253, www.gideons.ca, or to Carewest Signal Pointe, 6363 Simcoe Road S.W., Calgary, AB T3H 4M3, email: firstname.lastname@example.org, or to the Samaritan’s Purse – Canada, 20 Hopewell Way N.E., Calgary, AB T3J 5H5 Telephone 1 (800) 303-1269, www.samaritanspurse.ca. A special thank you to the staff and volunteers at Signal Point Carewest and to Dr. Burbank, Dr. Dargie and Dr. Verbeek who tenderly cared for Gordon over the past five and a half years.
In living memory of Gordon Hunte, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH Telephone: (403) 276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences