Randy Rainsforth, beloved husband of Sherry of Calgary, passed away suddenly at the Foothills Medical Centre on Wednesday, May 19, 2004 at the age of 53 years.
Randy was born on October 18, 1950 in Berwyn, AB. Randy, the son of an Air Force Pilot, attended schools throughout the country during his formative years and eventually obtained his Bachelor of Commerce, M.B.A. and C.G.A. at the University of Calgary. He was an avid sports enthusiast, gifted athlete and coach. Throughout his career, Randy worked in a number of businesses, such as Oil and Gas companies, colleges and as CFO for the City of Leduc, AB and Vice-President of Finance and CFO for Global Link Data Solutions Inc. Randy and Sherry travelled extensively throughout the world with friends and had many adventures.
Besides his loving wife Sherry, Randy is also survived by his parents, Chuck and Ruth; sister and brother-in-law, Arli and Vic Klassen; and three brothers and two sisters-in-law, Kit and Gayle, Rex and Corinne, and Kelly Rainsforth. He is also survived by father and mother-in-law, Leonard and Loretta Tofin; brother and sisters-in-law, Len Jr. (Derine), Kelly (Brad), and Nancy (Lindsay) as well as numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W., Calgary, AB) on Tuesday, May 25, 2004 from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Wednesday, May 26, 2004 at 2:30 P.M. A Private Family Graveside Service will be held on Friday, May 28, 2004 at the Burdett Cemetery (Burdett, AB). To forward condolences go to www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Calgary Zoo – Siberian Tigers, c/o Marla Barr , 1300 Zoo Road N.E. Calgary, AB T2E 7V6.
In living memory of Randy Rainsforth, a tree will be planted at Nose Creek Valley by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W., TELEPHONE: (403) 243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences