August 23, 1949– March 10, 2010
Kieran McGarrigle was born on August 23, 1949 and passed away March 10, 2010 after a brave struggle with cancer.
He is survived by his wife Anne; daughters, Karen and Samantha; son Eugene; and granddaughter Kiara. Kieran was born in Strabane, Northern Ireland and immigrated to Calgary, along with his family in 1981. He worked as an instrument technician at Western Co-Op Fertilizers, Suncor in Fort McMurray and ended his career at the City of Calgary. Kieran achieved national level soccer referee status and received many awards for his dedication and commitment to the soccer community. In memory of Kieran and his love of life he asked that we all wear something of colour for the service.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church (4718 Worcester Drive S.W.) on Monday, March 15, 2010 at 2:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. Donations in lieu of flowers are to be made to the Calgary Women’s Emergency Shelter, P.O. Box 52051, Edmonton Trail North, Calgary, AB T2E 8K9 Telephone: (403) 539-5131, to the Foothills Country Hospice, Box 274, Okotoks, AB T1S 1A5 Telephone: (403)995-4673, or to the Calgary Women’s Soccer Association, 7000 48th Street S. E., Calgary, AB T2C 4E1 Telephone: (403) 720-6692.
In living memory of Kieran McGarrigle, 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