Roy Elliot Shannon, beloved husband of Gloria of Calgary, passed away suddenly at his home, September 8, 2007 at the age of 71 years.
Roy was a chartered accountant and the CFO of Aqua-Pure Ventures of Calgary. He was a loving father, an avid fisherman, an outdoorsman, an entrepreneur, a loving and humourous man, and a generous man who spent many hours giving back to those who had helped him throughout his life.
He is survived by his wife Gloria, his children Mark (Lorna), Elizabeth (David), Matthew, Anne Marie (James), Mary (John) and Peter (Megan). He is also survived by his loving grandchildren; Larissa, Morgan, Jalen, Isabella and Alexandra, and also by numerous extended family, close friends and colleagues.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Thursday, September 13, 2007 at 2:30 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire memorial tributes may be made directly to Alpha House in Calgary, (203- 15 Ave S.W.) www.alphahousecalgary.com 403-237-8341.
In living memory of Roy Shannon, a tree will be planted at Fletcher Park Memorial Forest by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH Telephone: (403) 276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences