February 2, 1931 – March 25, 2014
Gerald Bruce Hurt of Crossfield left us on Tuesday, March 25, 2014 to get ready for the next great harvest in the fields, at the age of 83 years.
Gerald, son of Walter and Violet Hurt graduated from high school at Crossfield receiving the Alberta Governor General award; he later became a Master Electrician for the City of Calgary. In 1958 Gerald began his farming career.
He served his community in many ways including as a member of the school board, Elks, the Legion, Scouts, 4H and his church. Along the way he developed many treasured life long friendships. He was a true gentleman and nothing meant more to him than his family.
Rejoicing in Gerald’s love he is survived by his wife Mae; sons, Jim (Robinne), Warren and Ron (Donna); step-sons, Keith (Anne) and Darryl (Janine); step-daughter Liana (Myron); grandchildren, Jillian (Bob), Dan (Melissa), Darcee, Brad (Krystal),Nicole (Graeme),Daryl, Matthew, Kaitlin, Gavin, Kristopher, Kyla (Zach), Jessy and Melanie; sister Helen; brother Murray (Reita); brothers-in-law, Larry Niels (Verna) and David.
Gerald was predeceased by his parents Walter and Violet Hurt; his wife Ada; sister-in-laws, Joyce, Edna, Marion and Betty; brother-in-laws, Ken J, Leonard and Ken G.
A Celebration of Gerald’s Life will be held at Crossfield Community Hall, 900 Mountain Avenue, Crossfield, AB. on Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 2:00 p.m Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. Memorial tributes in Gerald’s name may be made to Crossfield Community Hall.
In living memory of Gerald Hurt, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Park Cochrane by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Airdrie Funeral Home, 300 TOWERLANE DRIVE, AIRDRIE, AB. Telephone: (403) 948 1100Print This Obituary & Condolences