Donald (Don) Brian Walsh of Calgary passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 2, 2006 after a brief but courageous battle with cancer at the age of 60 years.
Don was in the automotive parts business his entire career where he had many friends and colleagues. He moved his family from Sidney, BC to Cochrane, AB in 1979 and later to Calgary. Don had a passion for woodworking, which he did in his spare time.
Don will be lovingly remembered by his wife Lynn, of thirty-nine years; daughters Kim and her husband Ron Tompkins and Teresa and her husband Donald Wallace; and four grandchildren, Matthew, Alyssa, Kegan and Dacey. He is also survived by his father Rollie Walsh; sister and brother-in-law Carolyn and David Leitch, of Victoria, BC; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Don will be missed by his family and friends.
At Don’s request no Services will be held. 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: (403) 521-3433.
In living memory of Don Walsh, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. Telephone: (403) 241-0044.Print This Obituary & Condolences