Louis Arthur Prieur of Calgary passed away at the AgapÚ Hospice after a brief illness on Tuesday, December 14, 2004, bringing a full and complete life of ninety years to a close.
Louis, known to his family as “Buck”, was born and raised in Calgary. After serving with the R.C.A.F., he graduated from the Faculty of Engineering at the University of Alberta. He then spent the majority of his professional life in the Oil and Gas industry. Buck’s life was filled with many hobbies and interests. He enjoyed photography, gardening and sharing his home with an ever-present family cat.
Buck is survived by his brother Robert; his nieces, Mary Biswanger, and Michelle (Frank) D’Hondt; his nephews, Todd and Tim (Bev) Prieur; as well as his great nieces and nephews. Together they hold many happy memories of how much he enriched their lives.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Thursday, December 16, 2004 at 7:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Mary’s Cathedral (219 – 18th Avenue S.W.) on Friday, December 17, 2004 at 11:00 a.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the AgapÚ Hospice, 1302 – 8 Avenue N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 1B8 Telephone: (403) 282-6588. A sincere thanks goes out to Dr. T. Elliot and the staff of Units 71 and 74 at the Rockyview General Hospital and the AgapÚ Hospice for the excellent care that they showed Louis.
In living memory of Buck Prieur, a tree will be planted at Nose Creek Valley by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W., CALGARY. Telephone: (403) 243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences