David Leonard (Len) Tilley, beloved husband of Polly of Calgary, passed away on Sunday, May 29, 2005 at the age of 80 years.
Len was born in Lethbridge, AB on April 5, 1925. He served in the R.C.A.F. as a Navigator and spent many years in the Oil & Gas industry. Len had a great love and passion for hockey; as well as music, curling, and golf. He was a member in the active twenty-thirty club. Len was a wonderful husband, father, and grandfather.
Besides his loving wife Polly, Len is survived by his daughter and son-in-law Darlene and Kevin Johnson of Las Vegas, NV; two stepsons, Walter Holden of Calgary and Roy and Pam Holden of San Diego, CA; six grandchildren, Tiffanie, Robyn, Joseph, Morgan, Sean and Glenn; three step-grandchildren, Alexis, Cody, and Jessica; and his sister Phyllis of Ontario. Len was predeceased by his first wife Jean.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Friday, June 3, 2005 at 2:30 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 1825 Park Road S.E., Calgary, AB T2G 3Y6 Telephone: (403) 264-5549, www.heartandstroke.ca. The family would like to thank Dr. Keith Laatch and the nursing staff of the Rockyview General Hospital.
In living memory of Len Tilley, 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