McInnis & Holloway
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MERRILL, Derek John

December 24, 1933 – London, England March 19, 2018 – Calgary, Alberta We are saddened to announce the passing of our friend and neighbour, Derek J. Merrill on March 19th, 2018 at the age of 84 years. Derek was born in London, England and moved to Canada in the 1950’s. He loved to spend time […]


April 16, 1970 – October 28, 2016 Derek was born in Hollywood, California and grew up in Montreal, which seems appropriate since he was a true renaissance man. He loved an array of music (“Into the Void” comes to mind), almost all sports (his team was the San Francisco 49ers), writing/reading, politics (he was always […]


September 6, 1939 – Preston, Lancashire, England March 31, 2016 – Calgary, Alberta Derek Preece, beloved husband of Kathleen Preece (nee Molyneaux) of Calgary, passed away on Thursday, March 31, 2016 at the age of 76 years. Derek was born in England in 1939 and immigrated to Canada in 1957. He worked at Burns Foods […]