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SOMMERVILLE – Thomas (Tom) Alexander

July 21, 1927 – September 1, 2009

It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of our beloved Father, Grandfather and Great Grandfather, Thomas (Tom) A. Sommerville.
Born and raised in Calgary, Tom worked in the geophysical industry in western Canada, he retired in 1982. His joys in life were fishing, golf and the friendships with fellow Doddle-buggers.
Tom will be sorely missed by his son and daughter-in-law, Michael and Norma; grandson Andrew and his wife Laura, along with great grandchildren, Braeden and Ayla and grandson Kyle; son and daughter-in-law, Martin and Diane, granddaughters, Michelle and her partner Paul; and great grandchild Damian, and Rachel and her partner Paul and great grandchildren, Troy and Eva; and daughter Dawn and her partner Tom. He was predeceased by his father, Thomas Brown, Mother Williamina (nee MacLean) and wife Donna Lenore (Thompson).
As per Tom’s wishes, the memorial will be a private family service, to be held at a later date. Forward condolences through In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Canadian Diabetes Association, #204, 2323 – 32nd Avenue N.E., Calgary, AB T2E 6Z3 Telephone: (403) 266-0620, ext. 112, Special thanks to all the staff at the Inter-care Brentwood Long Term Care Home for the care they provided to Tom over the last five years.

In living memory of Thomas Sommerville, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH Telephone: (403) 276-2296.

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  1. Sorry to hear about the loss. My thoughts and prayers are always with you guys.
    May god bless you all.


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  2. Marty and Dianne :
    Condolences to you and all the family on the passing of Tommy.
    I have fond memories of your dad and I fishing on the West Coast and Lake Winnipeg, many years curling together and numerus business/social lunches
    Our thoughts are with you and may Tommy rest in peace. Bob and Evelyn Ryan

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  3. Our sincere condolences to all of your family.

    We have warm memories of the long term business and personal friendship between your Dad and Ed. Through their friendship we witnessed your dad’s commitment to his family and his great enthusiasm for the geophysical industry, for West Coast fishing, the DoodleBug, strong opinions and loud laughter.
    Our thoughts are with you.

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  4. Thomas Allen Campbell :

    In rememberance of a friend of 77years , condolences and prayers to the family.

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