RODERICK

RODERICK Gordon – Roderick beloved father, Bumpa and Great Bumpa, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Thursday, October 23, 2008 at the Red Deer Regional Hospital in Red Deer, Alberta at the age of 73 years. He was a loving father to three children; his daughter Caryne (Ray) Bunn, sons; Roderick (Annette) and Scott (Vicki). Roderick's grandchildren were the love of his life; Shelaine, Amanda, Kayla, Josh, Emmerson, Cassee (Richard), Chris (Tasha), Brody, Shelby, Stacey and Fairyn; four special great granddaughters; Hailey, Layna, Nyah-Dawn and Emma, his great grandsons; Kingston and Caiden. He is survived by his sibling Edwin (Carol) Gordon, in laws; Jack (Marie) Mulrooney, Bob (Teri) Mulrooney, Terry (Mary Ann) Mulrooney, Judy (Ken) Foster, Lynn (Henry) Kijewski, Cathy (Jim) Lauzon and Debbie (Kevin) Deck; three sister in laws; Audrey Mulrooney, Cindy Mulrooney and Pearl Mulrooney, a special aunt; Pat Boomer and special cousins; Jean Boomer, Cathy (Art) Holmes, special companion; Peggy Mckay. Roderick is also survived by numerous relatives and friends. Predeceased by Carole his wife of many years, grandson Jessee and three brother in laws. A special thank you to the staff at Red Deer Regional Hospital and the Doctors and Nurses. A memorial Mass will be held at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church (5508 – 48 Avenue) on Thursday, October 30, 2008 at 1:00 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Legion Scholarship Foundation, or a charity of one choice. PERSONAL ALTERNATIVE FUNERAL SERVICES Unit 1, 6828-50th Ave. Red Deer, Alberta (403) 341 – 5181 and Calgary (888) 216-5111 entrusted with arrangements.