Bertus Neco (Bert) Romyn, beloved husband of Mrs. Nancy Romyn of Airdrie, AB, passed away peacefully at home with his family at his side on Tuesday, May 10, 2005 at the age of 68 years.
Bert was raised in the Sundre area. He enjoyed dancing and was renowned for the Bearberry Shuffle, fishing, and wood working. He loved to be surrounded by his family. Bert loved travelling especially the trips to Hawaii, and family reunions. Besides his loving wife, Bert is survived by his four daughters and sons-in-law, Sherry and Wayne Cook of Red Deer, AB, Shelley and Patrick Romyn of Calgary, Jaqui and Grant Paulsen of Airdrie and, Jill and Michael Isaak of Calgary; a son and daughter-in-law Jeff and Jennifer Grochmal of Jacksonville, Florida; six grandchildren, Michelle (Kyle), Amanda, Patrick, Kate, Jade and Noah. He is also survived by his sister Riena (Allan) Frizzell of Red Deer. He was predeceased by first wife Joan on December 3, 1985.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Eastside Memorial Chapel (5388 Memorial Drive N.E.) on Saturday, May 14, 2005 at 1:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Calgary Health Trust – Palliative & Hospice Care Services, 10101 Southport Road SW, Calgary, AB T2W 3N2 Telephone: (403) 943 – 0615, www.calgaryhealthtrust.org.
In living memory of Bert Romyn, a tree will be planted at Fletcher Park Memorial Forest by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Eastside Memorial Chapel, 5388 MEMORIAL DRIVE N.E. CALGARY, ALBERTA. Telephone: (403) 248-8585.Print This Obituary & Condolences