September 6, 1951 – March 17, 2013
Russel Morissette passed away on Sunday, March 17, 2013 at the age of 61 years.
Russel was born in Trail B.C. on September 6, 1951. He graduated from J.L Crowe high school in 1969 and then attended one year at Notre Dame University in Nelson, B.C. Russel graduated from SAIT in 1978. He completed his apprenticeship with Enmax and was employed there until retirement in 2009.
Russel and Lori Harrison were married on September 20, 1997. He was a member of the Petroleum ski club since 1978. His passions were his family, skiing, water-skiing and camping. He also loved his faithful four legged companions Buddy and Queenie.
Russel is survived by his loving wife Lori; sisters Lorraine (Jim) Logue of Calgary, AB, Delphine (Mark) Wiszniak of Edmonton, AB, and Denise Morissette of Fruitvale, B.C.; brothers Cecil (Heather) Morissette of Kimberley, B.C., Earl (Wendy) Morissette, Mark (Melanie) Morissette both of Fruitvale, B.C.; brothers-in-law, Rob Harrison and Terry (Mary) Harrison, both of Edmonton, AB; mother-in-law Fran Harrison; nine nephews, six nieces, and twelve great-nieces and nephews. Russel was predeceased by his parents Don and Lydia Morissette.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Luke’s Catholic Church (Corner of Northmount Drive & Northland Drive N.W.) on Saturday, March 23, 2013 at 12:00 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Kidney Foundation of Canada, 6007 – 1A Street S.W., Calgary, AB T2H 0G5 Telephone: (403) 255-6108, www.kidney.ca. or directly to the Agapé Hospice, 1302 – 8 Avenue N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 1B8 Telephone: (403) 282-6588.
In living memory of Russel Morissette, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Park Cochrane by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 Crowfoot Circle N.W. Telephone: (403) 241-0044.Print This Obituary & Condolences