June 8, 1922 – Calgary, Alberta
July 9, 2019 – Calgary, Alberta
Gordon Davis of Calgary, AB, passed away peacefully surrounded by the love of his family on Tuesday, July 9, 2019 at the age of 97.
A loving father, father-in-law, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend, Gordon’s spirit will surely live on in the hearts of all he leaves behind. Gordon was predeceased by his loving wife of sixty-eight years, Beatrice in 2013. Gordon is survived by his eight children Sandra Davis (Allan) LaLiberte, Gordon Davis, Ted (Irene) Davis, Don (Dianne) Davis, Bob (Cindy) Davis, Marilyn (Doug) Herron, Greg (Elena) Davis and Karen Paterson, eighteen grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Gordon was an accomplished aviator whose career began in the Second World War. He leaves behind a legacy of caring, compassion, honour, dedication, dignity and humour.
Relatives and friends are invited to Funeral Mass celebrated at Holy Spirit Church (10827-24 St SW) on Friday, July 12, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. Reception to follow in the Parish Hall at the Holy Spirit Catholic Church from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Graveside Service to follow at Queen’s Park Cemetery. Condolences may be forwarded through www.McInnisandHolloway.com.
In living memory of Gordon Davis, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Park Memorial, 5008 Elbow Drive SW, Calgary, AB, T2S 2L5, Telephone: 403-243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences