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FERNANDES, Gregorio “Griggs”

May 25, 1950 – Chandor, Goa, India
May 11, 2015 – Airdrie, AB

Griggs Fernandes beloved husband of Sheila Fernandes of Airdrie, AB passed away on Monday, May 11, 2015 at the age of 64 years.

Griggs is survived by his loving wife Sheila; son, Tim Fernandes; daughter, Nicole Monks; nine grandchildren, Michelle, Carla, Josh, Nicholas, Nathaniel, Anissa, Jade, Sara and Xavier; two sisters and a brother; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

Gregorio was predeceased by his parents, Androsa and Xavier Fernandes; four brothers and a sister-in-law.

Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Chapel of the Bells, 2720 Centre Street North, Calgary) on Friday, May 15, 2015 at 2:30 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.

If friends so desire, 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, www.diabetes.ca.

In living memory of Griggs Fernandes, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Airdrie, 300 TOWERLANE DRIVE, AIRDRIE, AB. Telephone: 403-948-1100.

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  1. Cyril & Stella Demello

    Dearest Sheila and family,
    Very sorry to hear about Griggs death, please accept our deepest sympathies. We are thinking of you during this difficult time.

    With caring thoughts,
    -Cyril and family

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  2. Sheila,
    We are deeply saddened to hear of Griggs’ passing. Undeniably, Griggs was was a kind human being who had a very positive influence on his friends, business associates and the community-at-large. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

    Sincerely,
    Jon & Karen Netelenbos

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  3. Dexter and Sallie

    Dear Shiela,
    We are really sorry to hear of the loss of your husband. We will definitely say a pray for him and keep you two in our prayers. Please take care of yourself. Griggs is in good hands!
    Dexter, Sallie, Abigail and Ashton Crasto

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  4. Murray and Terry O'Hara

    We were very sad to hear of your loss. You will be in our thoughts and prayers.
    We are sorry we could not be there to offer our support.

    Murray and Terry

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  5. Dear Sheila and Family,

    I was deeply sadden to hear of Griggs’ passing. He was a kind and gentle soul and will be missed by all who knew him. You will be in our thoughts and prayers.

    Vinh K.

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  6. Rhonda & Sheldon Scott

    You are in our thoughts and prayers at this time of sorrow. Please let us know if there is anything we can do for you or your family, Nicole.

    xoxo,
    Rhonda, Sheldon and Hayden

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  7. JOE & TONY MENCHINI

    Dearest Sheila and family,
    We were very sad to hear of your loss. Please accept our deepest condolences, You will be in our thoughts and prayers.

    Love, Tony and Joe.

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  8. Assis and Theresa D'Costa

    Dear Sheila and family,

    We are saddened with the untimely and sudden death of Griggs. Please accept our deepest condolences.

    You will be in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

    Assis and Theresa D’Costa

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