1924 – 2009

Mr. Ross Eric Rich of Elnora passed away at the Three Hills Hospital on December 28, 2009 at the age of 85 years. Ross is survived by his four children Rana Goldthorpe of Edmonton, Ken Rich of Elnora, Marilyn Rich of Lacombe and Donna (Casey) McWhan of Cochrane; eight grandchildren; eleven great grandchildren; two nephews Sid and Dude Hughes and one niece Gail Adam. Ross was predeceased by his wife Valerie, an infant son John Lynn, a granddaughter Courtney Coultis and a sister Nina Jennings. A private family graveside service will take place at the Elnora Cemetery. Memorial donations in honor of the late Ross Eric Rich can be made to the STARS Air Ambulance, 1441 – Aviation Park NE, Box 570, Calgary AB T2E 8M7. Condolences may be forwarded to the family at

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