April 15, 1931 – September 18, 2010
On Saturday, September 18, 2010, Marvella’s beloved husband of 59 years went home to be with his Lord surrounded by his family.
Ken was a devoted husband, father and grandfather. He was a successful entrepreneur, loved his card games, crossword puzzles and television. Ken’s family and faith were his greatest joys.
Ken will be lovingly remembered by his wife Marv; his children Russell, Roger, Karen, Rick, Kathy (Garry), Kimberley (John), Karalee (Alan), Karla (Mike), Krista (Chris); fourteen grandchildren; and six great grandchildren. Ken is also survived by his sister Frances (Fern); by his brothers and sisters in-law whom he dearly loved. Numerous friends and families will miss him as well. Ken was predeceased by his son Randy, his parents, Marvella’s parents and two brothers.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church (4747 – 30th Street S.E.) on Wednesday, September 22, 2010 at 7:00 p.m. A life well lived with love, generosity and humour, and in that spirit, a Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church (4747 – 30th Street S.E.) on Thursday, September 23, 2010 at 3:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made, in Ken’s memory, directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 200, 119 – 14 Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 1Z6 (Telephone 403-264-5549, www.heartandstroke.ca).The family wishes to express their gratitude to all the families and friends for their kindness and support during this difficult time. Thanks also to the staff at the Foothills Hospital ICU unit for their compassionate care to Ken and his family.
Arrangements in the care of McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Eastside Memorial Chapel, 5388 MEMORIAL DRIVE N.E. Telephone: (403) 248-8585.Print This Obituary & Condolences