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Elwyn Arthur Rees
Elwyn Arthur Rees

February 10, 1932 - March 20, 2019
Born in Dodsland, SK
Resided in Calgary, Alberta

Obituary

Elwyn Rees passed away on Wednesday March 20, 2019 at the age of 87 years.

Elwyn (aka Spud) was born in Dodsland, SK to Arthur L. Rees and Catherine Satterlee and was the youngest of four siblings. The Rees family lived in Saskatchewan until 1949 before moving and settling in Alberta.

He is pre-deceased by his parents; his loving wife of 61 years, Ella; sisters, Eleanor and Shirley and brother, Ivor ('Joe').

Elwyn is survived by his sons, Cam, Ron, Daryl and Kelvin; 5 grandchildren and extended family and friends.

Spud was a man of many talents and a jack-of-all-trades. He loved to learn to do everything and anything. And he did! His family like to say that he invented the exclamation point. Spud had a fantastic sense of humour. He was charismatic and friendly, very willing to chat with everyone.

A Celebration of Elwyn's Life will take place on Saturday April 27 at 2pm at Pierson's Funeral Service (4121 - 17 Avenue SE, Calgary)

Messages of condolence may be forwarded to the family at www.piersons.ca.

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Celebration of Life
Pierson's Forest Lawn Chapel
4121 - 17 Avenue SE
Calgary, AB CA T2A 0T1
Saturday, April 27, 2019
2:00 PM

403-235-3602

Current Services

Kelvin Freeman
April 27, 2019
Elwyn Rees
April 27, 2019
Kyle Guichon
April 20, 2019
Jeffrey Leslie
April 20, 2019
Ellen Vasic (nee Meisner)
April 20, 2019
Jeanette Bosch (nee Eslinger)
April 18, 2019
Claycee Oderkirk
No Service
Ann Anthoney
April 12, 2019
 
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