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LYNDE, Vufred Laverne

June 19, 1938 – Missouri, U.S.A.
May 21, 2014 – Calgary, Alberta

Don’t cry because it’s over.
Smile because it happened.
– Ted Geisel (Dr. Seuss)

It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of our loving husband, father and grandfather.

Vern was born in Poplar Bluff, MO. He served in the U.S. Army from 1959 – 1962.

Vern is survived by his beloved wife of fifty years, Darlene (Bass) Lynde. He will be fondly and forever remembered by his four children, Douglas, Sonya, Sherri, and Jason, and his seven grandchildren. Vern is also survived by his four siblings, Patty Dufield, Robert Lynde, Les Lynde, and Clara Mae Linke.

Vern was a successful business owner in Calgary, an active outdoorsman and horseshoe player.

A Family Graveside Service was held at Queen’s Park Mausoleum. Condolences may be forwarded through

In living memory of Vern Lynde a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH, Telephone: 403-276-2296.

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  1. Dear Darlene, Doug, Sonya, Sherri, and Jason,

    I am so sorry to hear of your loss. There are no words I can say to take away your sorrow but my prayers are with you.

    Love and God bless, Kim

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  2. Iona Lee, Gary Lee family, Linda Wells family, Larry Lee family, Ronnie Lee family :

    Darlene & family,

    Sorry to hear of LaVerne’s passing. He will be greatly missed by all. Our prayers are with all of you and all of his siblings.

    Love you all

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  3. Darlene & Family, Sorry to learn of Vern’s passing and the more recent death of your brother-in-law. My prayers are with you and your family. Respectfuly, Alex Gunther

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