It is with deep sadness the family of Ronald Singer announce his passing on Friday, April 17, 2009 at the age of 89 years.
Ron proudly served his country in the navy from 1941 to 1945. After he was discharged in Calgary, Ron purchased a used gravel truck and began his trucking operation, R. Singer Trucking Ltd. Ron and his beloved wife May Helen (Toole) worked together to build their business in Calgary for thirty years. After losing his wife to Multiple Sclerosis he returned to his first love, farming. Ron loved the land and the outdoors and with the assistance of his family, farmed in the Balzac area until he just recently retired. Ron was a dedicated father and friend and his memory will be forever cherished
Ron is survived by his loving partner Jana; three sons, Ron (Lynn), Patrick (Karen), Martin (Elly); two daughters, Elizabeth and Geradine (Stan Poulsen); ten grandchildren; and two sisters, Elisabeth Fox of Regina, SK and Sally Martin of Qualicum Beach, BC; as well as many other family members and friends.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Wednesday, April 22, 2009 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Thursday, April 23, 2009 at 10:30 a.m. Graveside Service to follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Ronald Singer, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Telephone: (403) 243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences