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May 10 1933 – August 10, 2009

Eugene beloved husband of Miriam of Calgary, passed away on August 10, 2009 at the age of 76 years.

Eugene was born in Fort William, Ontario, in 1933 and worked in the family grocery business for more than 30 years. He was an avid golfer and despite his failing health over the past few years, never lost his resilience and sense of humour

Eugene is lovingly remembered by his wife of 49 years, Miriam, sons Brian (Lorie Zorn) of Ottawa, and James (Luigia), daughters Gina (Mark Maier) and Lisa (Michael Broeders), all of Calgary; grandchildren Katherine, Amanda, Brayden, and Helen, brothers Jerry and Bert, of Thunder Bay.

Eugene was predeceased by his parents Francesco and Maria (Grasso), and brother Daniel.

Following cremation in Calgary, Funeral Services will be held at Everest Funeral Chapel in Thunder Bay, ON with interment to follow at Mountain View Cemetery. Forward condolences through In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made directly to the Canadian Cancer Society.

In living memory of Eugene Ventrudo 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.

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  1. Rita Schlegel :

    Dear Ventrudo Family

    Please know my thoughts are with all of you during this very difficult time.


    Rita Schlegel

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  2. Herman and Carol Bell :

    Dear Miriam and family,

    Herman grew up in Thunder Bay and was a best friend of Jerry so he knew Eugene as Jerry’s big brother. We are so sorry to hear of his death. I guess we were not aware that you were living here now. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this time.

    Herman and Carol Bell

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  3. Peter Seidel and Anne :

    Dear Miriam, Gina and Mark

    We offer you our sincere sympathy on the loss of Eugene. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. May he rest in peace.

    Peter Seidel and Anne

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