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RITCHIE, David Mark L.

November 16, 1969 – Calgary, Alberta
November 3, 2018 – Calgary, Alberta

David Ritchie passed away peacefully with family by his side Saturday, November 3, 2018 at the age of 48 years.

Dave loved life, friends, adventures and family gatherings. He lived one day at a time to its fullest. His passions were disc golf, cooking, movies, kayaking, music, camping and spending time with friends.
David was witty, kind, caring and always willing to help when needed.

David leaves to mourn his loss his brothers Wayne and Robbie, and sisters Sherry, Patti, Janice and Nancy.

Dave was predeceased by his father Donnie, mother Doris (Dodie) and sister Pamela.

Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Crowfoot, 82 Crowfoot Circle N.W., Calgary, AB), on Friday, November 16, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made directly to Rockyview General Hospital ICU Unit, 7007 14 St SW, Calgary, AB T2V 1P9, Telephone: 403-943-3000, https://www.albertahealthservices.ca/rgh/rgh.aspx.

In living memory of David Ritchie, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. CALGARY, AB, T3G 2T3, Telephone: 403-241-0044.

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  1. Janice and Kurt, and to all the Ritchie family,

    I am so saddened by David’s passing; I cannot imagine the pain you must feel.

    Sending sincerely condolences.

    Dawna

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  2. So very sorry for your loss

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  3. I am deeply saddened by this news, and my deepest sympathies go out to his family. What I remember most about David is that he always did his best and treated everyone politely and with respect, even under challenging conditions.

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  4. As one of Dave’s co-workers, I would like to say how sad I am at his passing, and that he was such a pleasure to work with. He was always cheerful and friendly, and quick to offer a joke and have a laugh. I’ll truly miss not seeing him around here anymore. My heart goes out to his friends and family at this difficult time. Continue to cherish the special memories.

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  5. Doreen & Jim Pennington :

    We are so sorry for your family, to have lost such a young,kind & considerate man. We were privileged to have known him. Our thoughts are with you all.

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  6. My deepest sympathies. The world has lost a very kind and vibrant man who was loved by many.

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  7. I had the pleasure of working with Dave for many years at AHS. His witty and dry sense of humour along with his ability to put the silver lining into everything made him one of a kind. My thoughts and condolences are with all of Dave’s family and friends during this most difficult time.

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  8. I can’t say I’ve ever known a kinder man or better friend. My heart goes out to family and friends.

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  9. Phyllis Cotterill :

    To all of David’s Family. David worked in our Equipment Planning Department in our Calgary Team and was always there to help when we needed it.
    He had a good sense of humor and was a caring person. He will be greatly missed by everyone in the department. My thoughts and prayers are with you in this sad time.
    Phyllis Cotterill

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  10. Sending our deepest condolences to David’s family and friends. I have worked with him on many projects in Southern Alberta. We are AI will miss a very kind and hardworking gentleman.

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  11. Janice, Kurt and entire Richie family… On behalf of Tracy and the girls please know our hearts, thoughts and prayers are with all of you. May each of you find peace and comfort as we say farewell to David.

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  12. Sorry to hear of the loss of David. My condolences to the Ritchie family. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

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