May 23, 1946 – Regina, SK
November 3, 2013 – Calgary, AB
It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of Dave Letourneau on Sunday, November 3, 2013 after a brief illness with pneumonia as result of COPD and Alzheimer’s.
Dave began his career with IPSCO in Regina, and after receiving his Metallurgical Technologist degree at NAIT, he worked in the oil field as a non destructive inspector; a job he considered to be his hobby.
Dave leaves behind his wife of forty-five years, Iris; daughter and son-in-law Shelley and Matt Aird; brothers Larry (Pat) and Vern (Nancy) Bil; sisters Johanne (Dennis) Draher, Teri (Garry) Tramer, Mandy (Bob) Melanson, Marie (Tony) Syrota, and Gina (Kevin) Tetlow; mother-in-law Anne Kitchen; as well as numerous extended family and good friends. He was predeceased by his son Jason in 2012; parents Lou and Grace Letourneau; sister Lynda; brother Bill and father-in-law Bill Kitchen.
As per Dave’s wishes, no funeral service will be held. His family and friends will celebrate his life at a later date. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to The Alzheimer Society of Calgary, Suite 201, 222 – 58th Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T2H 2S3, www.alzheimercalgary.com or Alberta Lung Association, P.O. Box 4500, Station South, Edmonton, AB T6E 6K2, www.ab.lung.ca. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Dave Letourneau, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. Telephone: (403) 256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences