Mr. Ronald George Foster of Calgary passed away peacefully at the Foothills Hospital on Friday, February 26, 2021 at the of 68 years, after a brief battle with cancer.
He will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 47 years, Linda; sons, Shane, Brad (Lee-Anne); sister, Dorothy; 5 brothers-in-law; 6 sisters-in-law and numerous nephews and nieces. Ron was predeceased by his parents, Roland & Hilda; brother, Fred; brother-in-law, Cliff; and sister-in-law Donna.
Ron was born in Lacombe, Alberta, July 19, 1952 and moved to Calgary as a infant.
Ron was always interested in watching & particiating in sports, especially curling, golf & horseshoes. Ron coached hockey & baseball, also played guitar. He also enjoyed camping, cooking & BBQ’ing. Ron worked for 48 years in the pet supply industry.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Ron’s memory may be made to AARCS.CA or can be mailed to 5060 – 74 Avenue SE, Calgary, AB, T2C 3C9.
At this time due to Covid, a Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.
Ron was an amazing man, mentor and friend. He will be deeply missed by many and the store will not be the same without him. Our thoughts go out to you all.
My Deepest Sympathy Linda, on the passing of Ron. Enjoyed the camping we use to do with both of You, and Your Family. Thinking of You in Your loss and Wishing You strength and comfort at this difficult time. Take care. Jackie
Dear Linda and family, Our sincere sympathy for your loss of Ron. Neighbours for over 20 years. We will miss our chats over the fence while mowing the lawn. Between Covid and winter we hardly saw our neighbours. Hopefully spring will change this and help lighten your spirits. Wayne and Mary Anne
I am so sorry for your loss (family) I bought pet stuff off of Ron for years! Nicest man that you could do business with! Bought Ron a Timmys Black Coffee every visit. You will be greatly missed.
I am so sorry for your loss.
So sorry for your loss, looking forward to seeing you soon.