April 5, 1929 – Elm Creek, Manitoba
June 7, 2014 – Calgary, Alberta
Ernie Patzel, beloved husband of Irene of Calgary, passed away quietly on Saturday, June 7, 2014 at the age of 85 years.
An all-around handyman, and farm hand growing up in Ontario, Ernie worked for several years as a machine operator at Irving Wire Products. Ernie loved camping with his Trailer Club, golfing, travelling and spending time with family.
Ernie is survived by his wife Irene, daughter Karen (Fred) Gies, sons Ernie (Manuela), Bob and Carl (Beryl-Anne), grandchildren; Carina (Tim) Hunt, Marni (Cameron) Chenier, Robyn (Aaron Wilson), Jami (Jordan) Lorentzon, Freddy and Zachary (Tara), great grandchildren; Oscar Hunt and Max Patzel.
Memorial Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Friday, June 20, 2014 at 2:30 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 200, 119 – 14th Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 1Z6 Telephone: (403) 264-5549, www.heartandstroke.ca. or to STARS 1441 Aviation Park NE, Box 570 Calgary, Alberta
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In living memory of Ernie Patzel, 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.Print This Obituary & Condolences