March 11, 1933 – July 30, 2011
Herbert Shea of Calgary, passed away on Saturday, July 30, 2011 at the age of 78 years.
Herb had a long and successful career in the oilfield industry and in transportation. He maintained many friendships with his colleagues after his retirement. The family would like to thank those wonderful friends and neighbours for all of their support towards Herb over the years. Thank you also to the terrific home care and caregivers for their compassionate care.
Herb will be greatly missed by his sons Larry and Hal (Barbara). He is also survived by his sisters and brother as well as many other extended family members. Herb was predeceased by his loving wife Ruth Shea and also by his parents Violet and Harold Shea.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Saturday, August 6, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. Graveside Service to follow at Eden Brook Memorial Gardens. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Alberta Cancer Foundation, c/o Tom Baker Cancer Centre, 1331 – 29 Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 4N2 Telephone: 1(866) 412-4222 www.albertacancer.ca/memorial.
In living memory of Herb Shea, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Park Cochrane by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Telephone: (403)243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences