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SCHAAL, Roy Henry

1944 – Brooks, AB
2013 – Calgary, AB

Roy, beloved husband of Leona Schaal of Calgary, AB, passed away on Thursday, October 31, 2013 at the age of 69 years.

Roy was born in Brooks, AB on August 10, 1944 but later moved to Gleichen at 8 years old and attended high school in Cluny. After graduating, he moved to Calgary where he worked his first job at a meat packing plant. He quickly moved into the accounting field and worked for a number of years in the Oil and Gas industry. Roy married Leona on October 16, 1965 and they went on to have three boys. He had a passion for fishing, traveling, woodworking, country music, reading and history. He was also a lover of animals and birds spending the best summers by the lake observing nature and building lasting memories with family, which was very important to him. Roy holds a special place in the life of his grandchildren.

Roy is survived by his beloved wife, Leona; sons, Derek Schaal (Lisa), Greg Schaal (Shelley), Leonard Randall (Susanne); grandchildren, Justin Randall, Maya Schaal, Mason Schaal; sisters, Harlene Racine, Lil Renneberg (John). Roy was predeceased by his son, Garry Schaal; grandson, Sam Randall; and brother, Albert Schaal.

Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Crowfoot Chapel (82 Crowfoot Circle N.W.), on Wednesday, November 6, 2013 with a viewing from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. and Prayers and Tributes to follow at 7:30 p.m.

Funeral Services will be celebrated at St. Pius X Catholic Church (2424 – 24th Avenue N.W.) on Friday, November 8, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.

In living memory of Roy Schaal, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Park Cochrane by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. Telephone: (403) 241-0044.

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  1. Larry/Denise gordon :

    Dear Leona and family,we are so sorry to hear about Roy,Our sympathy and condolences are with you,Love Larry/Denise.

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  2. Deepest sympathy Leona and your family,Thinking of you,Love Larry/Denise.

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  3. Allen Davenport :

    Leona…I am so sorry to hear of your loss I pray that the Lord will be with you and your family at this difficult time. God Bless.Allen Davenport

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  4. Leona, Greg, Derrick and family….

    Words seem inadequate to express the sadness we feel about your loss and Roy leaving way too soon. Wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your hearts.

    Sending you lots of hugs and offer our sincere sympathy. Terry and Ed

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  5. Although it’s difficult today to see beyond the sorrow, may looking back in memory help comfort you tomorrow. – Author Unknown

    Aunty Leona and Families,

    Please accept my most heartfelt sympathy for your loss. My thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time. Uncle Roy will surely be missed by all.

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  6. Cindy, Lorne, Robert and Michael Peers :

    Aunty Leona, Sons and Families

    Expressing our sincere
    condolences to you
    and your family.
    May the love of family and friends,
    the comfort of cherished memories,
    and the serenity of prayer,
    guide you through
    this difficult
    time.

    All of our love, prayers, and hugs,

    The Peers family.

    I am going to miss Uncle Roy’s teasing and laughter.
    xo

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