MILES, Denis Alfred
September 30, 1929 – January 4, 2013
Denis beloved husband to Joyce of Calgary, passed away on Friday, January 4, 2013 at the age of 83 years.
Denis immigrated to Canada with his family in 1968 where he worked as a carpenter. After retiring Denis volunteered for Meals on Wheels and later drove cancer patients to their appointments. Denis greatly enjoyed all his friends on facebook and his coffee buddies at Village Square Co-op.
Denis is survived by his loving wife of sixty-one years Joyce; children, Kathleen, Susan, and Michael; grandchildren, Cheryl (Peter), Heather (Ryan), Kristin (Phil), Kenneth (Kristen); and great-grandchildren, Caitlin, Kiera, Gracie, Teyrnen, Eighan, and Neave. He is also survived by his nephews, David (Sandy), Doug (Pat), Peter (Linda) and their families; and his cousin Margaret “Daisy” Parman. Dad will also be remembered by numerous family and friends in England, Ireland and Australia.
Denis was predeceased by parents Beatrice and Edward;and his sister Aileen (Bill) Warren.
According to Denis’ wishes no formal service will take place here in Calgary; his final resting place will be in England. The family wishes to thank the staff at Unit #51 (PLC) for their kindness and support during this difficult time. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Denis Miles, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Eastside Memorial Chapel, 5388 MEMORIAL DRIVE N.E., Calgary, AB Telephone: 403-248-8585.Print This Obituary & Condolences