1930 – 2021
Bud (Albert) passed away on Sunday, January 17, 2021 at the age of 90 years. He will be lovingly remembered by his grandchildren, Jonelle Crooks, Kasey Crooks and Jennifer Savery; daughter-in-law, Bev Pretty; and friends, Marian McBeth, Rod and Alison Verity and Hank and Helen Murzyn. Bud was predeceased by his daughter, Barbie Hegenbart; son, Richard Crooks; mother, Lillian Gerlitz; and father, William Robert Douglas Crooks. Bud enjoyed walking and socializing with friends. In his earlier years, he was a truck driver with United Van Lines. He volunteered for the 1988 Winter Olympics in Calgary. Bud was an avid fan of hockey and golf, being a golfer and enjoying work at the golf course. Buds family would like to send a special shout out to Susan Wood and all the care staff at Cedars Villa Extendicare in Calgary for taking such good care of him in his final years.
You were a good man Bud and will be missed by many! Rest In Peace Bud.
We will miss you so much Bud. Thanks for the friendship and the laughs. xx