July 18, 1947– August 27, 2011
Don Ruckaber, beloved husband of Carol Warrick of Calgary suddenly passed away onSaturday, August 27, 2011at the age of 64 years.
Don’s dream and love was his ranch in Cayley which he built. He also travelled the world with work projects in the oil and gas industry. Don was a people person and everyone’s “Buddy”. He would find friends everywhere he went, loved meeting people and never forgot a familiar face.
Besides his loving wife Carol,Don is survived by his two daughters Kori Tarry (Ken), ofVancouver,BCand Kristi Peterson (Brandon), ofCalgary,ABand three grandchildren, Liam, Austin, and Mason. He is also survived by his two sisters,Darlene Ruckaber andDodie Ruckaber.
Don was predeceased by his parents Al and Stella Ruckaber.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’SPark Memorial Chapel(5008 ElbowDrive S.W.,Calgary,AB) onFriday, September 2, 2011from7:00 p.m.to8:30 p.m.
A Celebration of Don’s Life will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel(5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Saturday, September 3, 2011at 2:30 p.m. Forward condolencesthrough www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Don Ruckaber, a tree will be planted atFishCreekProvincialPark byMcINNIS & HOLLOWAYFUNERALHOMESPark Memorial Chapel,5008 ELBOWDRIVE S.W. Telephone: (403)243-8200Print This Obituary & Condolences