January 2, 1938 – November 7, 2009
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Henry Richardson Lawrie on November 7, 2009 at the age of 71.
Henry was born in Calgary and began his professional career with the local accounting firm Henderson, Waines and Anderson. He received his CA in 1960, his FCA in 1979 and his CPA (Texas) in 1980. From 1962 until his retirement in 1997, he worked for Price Waterhouse, Serving in offices in Calgary, Toronto and Dallas. He was the managing partner in Calgary from 1992 to 1997. Following retirement from Price Waterhouse, he was Chief Accountant for the Alberta Securities Commission. In 2002 he was an analyst with the Ross Smith Energy Group. Since 2005 he has served as a Director for several public Canadian companies while continuing as an analyst with Ross Smith.
He will be lovingly remembered and greatly missed by his wife Shirley; his children David, Mary (Lawrence), his sister Margaret and brother-in-law Bernie; grandchildren Megan and Emily as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be held at Christ Church Elbow Park (3602 – 8 Street S.W. Calgary, AB) on Saturday, November 14, 2009 at 1:30 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made directly to Christ Church Elbow Park. 3602 – 8 Street S.W. Calgary, AB T2T 3A7.
In living memory of Henry Lawrie, 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