A native of Calgary, Don will be sadly missed by all who were touched by his free spirit, love and generosity.
His favourite times were spent with his children; Jeremy and Donovan Rose, Jacelyn (Curt) Scherger, Sarah (Ilya) Durmanov, Treeva (Tim) Toews of Sylvan Lake, AB, Christel (Kevin) Shuckburgh of Stettler, AB; mom of his children Marlene Rose; and grandchildren, Sydney, Huxley, and Faith. He is also survived by his three brothers, Geoff (Raven), David (Hermie), and Pat (Laurel); their families; and many cousins. Don was predeceased by his parents Jack and Betty Rose.
Come and celebrate Don’s life with his family and friends at the Crossroads Community Church (912-19 Street N.E.) on Saturday, May 21, 2005 at 3:00 p.m. with Pastor Ron Dirks, Presider.
Don will be interred in July at Sorrento, B.C. the place of his youth, fondest memories and final resting place of his parents. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, in lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Kidney Foundation of Canada, 6007 – 1A Street S.W., Calgary, AB T2H 0G5 Telephone: (403) 255-6108, www.kidney.ca.
In living memory of Don Rose, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Telephone: (403) 243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences