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SCHELL, Garth Melville

February 13, 1964 – Calgary, Alberta
July 9, 2018 – Calgary, Alberta

It is with great sadness that the family of Garth Schell announces his passing after a brief illness, on Monday, July 9, 2018, at the age of 54.

Garth will be lovingly remembered by his mother Marj and his children, Rebecca and Arlin. Garth will also be fondly remembered by his brother, Merlin; his nephew, Colton; niece, Coralyn; and stepfather, Curly Walz. Garth was predeceased by his daughter, Tova and father, Albert.

Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Fish Creek, 14441 Bannister Road S.E., Calgary, AB) on Saturday, July 14, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. Reception to follow at the funeral home. The interment will be held at Eden Brook Memorial Gardens following the reception. Condolences may be forwarded through

If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Canadian Liver Foundation, 309, 1010 – 1st Avenue N.E., Calgary AB T2E 7W7 Telephone: 403-276-3390, 1 (888) 557-5516, or to Diabetes Canada, 220, 6223 – 2nd Street S.E., Calgary, AB T2H 1J5 Telephone: (403) 266-0620, ext. 1112,

In living memory of Garth Schell, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Park Memorial, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Calgary, AB, T2S 2L5, Telephone: 403-243-8200.

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  1. Al & Kathy Omotani :

    Marj… so sorry to hear of Garth passing… our thoughts are with you and your family… cherish your fond memories of Garth!

    Love to all
    Al & Kathy Omotani

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  2. Art and Barb Nickel :

    Our condolence to the Schell family for their loss.

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  3. Marilyn Montgomery :

    Dear Marj and family
    So sorry to hear about the passing of your son Garth.
    May all the fond memories of your times together provide comfort at this time.
    Marilyn Montgomery

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  4. My heart breaks for the news I heard today. Such a gentle soul. Great conversationalist. My oil change guy. I will miss seeing you come into B to B as often as you did. You will always have a place in my heart. My sincere condolences to the family.

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