September 12, 1956 – Raymond, Alberta
September 8, 2019 – Calgary, Alberta
Keith Shipton beloved husband of Pat Murphy of Calgary, passed away on Sunday, September 8, 2019 at the age of 62 years.
Besides his loving wife, Keith is survived by his daughter Ashley Murphy (Scott); grandson J.D. Murphy-McConnell (Jhenny); great-grandson Xavier Murphy-McConnell; and his mother Gladys Shipton. Keith was predeceased by his father Robert Shipton. He is also survived by his sisters, Lori Shipton (Mike), Suzanne Johnson (Ken), Kelly Bartsoff (Russell), and Leslie Chapman (Ron); his brother Dennis Shipton (Janet); as well as numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and close friends.
Keith had a passion for the outdoors. He loved to camp, hunt, fish and spend time with his loved ones. He was your definition of a City Mountain Man.
Keith was full of knowledge, in which he loved to share with everyone. He was kind, loving and funny. We will all miss him.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Eastside, 5388 Memorial Drive NE, Calgary, AB) on Friday, September, 13, 2019 from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Eastside, 5388 Memorial Drive NE, Calgary, AB) on Saturday, September, 14, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. Reception to follow in the Hospitality Centre at the Funeral Home. Condolences may be forwarded through www.McInnisandHolloway.com. In lieu of flowers the family requests all donations be made to a Fish and Wildlife Foundation such as The Alberta Fish and Game Association 13045 – 156 St NW, Edmonton, Alberta T5V 0A2. Telephone: 780-437-2342 https://www.afga.org/
In living memory of Keith Shipton, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Eastside, 5388 MEMORIAL DRIVE NE, Calgary, AB, T2A 3V9, Telephone: 403- 248-8585.Print This Obituary & Condolences