Austin Walter Richards, beloved husband of Novello of Calgary, passed away peacefully in his sleep at home, on Sunday, July 6, 2008 at the age of 81 years.
Besides his loving wife Novello, Austin is sadly missed and remembered by his son and daughter-in-law, Derek and Grace Richards of Calgary; and two grandsons, Brandon and Cameron. Austin is also survived by his sister Valerie Morgan of Wales, UK, as well as numerous cousins, nieces and nephews. Austin was predeceased by his parents, Bob and Alma Richards and brother Ralph, all of Wales.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Friday, July 11, 2008 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. A Celebration of Austin’s Life will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Saturday, July 12, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes in Austin’s honour 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. Grateful thanks to the doctors and nurses who helped Austin during his many illnesses.
In living memory of Austin Richards, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. Telephone: (403) 256-9575.