RSM John Richardson of Cochrane, AB, passed away on Friday, December 26, 2008 at the age of 81 years.
John served in the Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry in Canada, Korea, Continental Europe and Cyprus from May 16, 1945 to January 20, 1973, retiring as a Regimental Sergeant Major. John served in the RCMP for eight years as a Special Constable. He subsequently worked with the Alberta Forestry Service. John was a member of the PPCLI, Korean Veterans and RCMP Veterans Associations and the Royal Canadian Legion.
John is survived by his sister Dr. Mary H. Richardson of Thunder Bay, ON.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Monday, January 26, 2009 at 10:30 a.m. Graveside Service to follow at Queen’s Park Cemetery, “Field of Honour”. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
Arrangements in care of McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Telephone: (403) 243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences