June 19, 1920 – April 2, 2012
Passed away peacefully in his own home surrounded by loving family. Douglas is the son and grandson of Prowse’s who homesteaded in Carbon, Alberta in 1903. He served his country in WWII and was a long-time Legion member. He is survived by his three sons; Ronald, Robert and Gavin and their families; much-loved daughters-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. He also leaves a special grieving friend, Margaret Moore.
Funeral Services will be held at Westminster Presbyterian Church (290 Edgepark Blvd. N.W.) on Monday, April 9, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. The interment to be at 3:00 PM at Sarcee Butte Cemetery (RM of Kneehill) next to his beloved wife Mary. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Alberta Cancer Foundation, c/o Tom Baker Cancer Centre, 1331 – 29 Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 4N2 Telephone: 1 (866) 412-4222. www.albertacancer.ca/memorial.
In living memory of Douglas Prowse, 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