1995 – 2014

Trystan Alexander Duncan McCaughan Midgley Sorensen of Red Deer, Alberta passed away suddenly on Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at the age of 18 years. Trystan was born on November 9, 1995 at Vancouver, British Columbia and raised in Squamish, British Columbia and then Red Deer, Alberta. He was loved dearly by his family, his friends and the many lives he touched in his short life. He dreamed big, loved openly and selflessly and never thought twice to help someone in need. He received his General First Aid, was awarded Silver in work safety, successfully completed the Remote Responder Course; as well as completed a six year program and finished Leadership II YMCA and Air Cadets. Trystan will be deeply missed by his family and his friends and lives on in the heart of the lives he has touched. Trystan will be lovingly remembered by his mother, Amy Sorensen, his father, Harry Midgley, brother, Harry Jr., all his grandparents, Millie and Kaj Sorensen, Harry C. Midgley, Margaret Morrison Beck and Caryl-Louise Robinson, aunts, Beverly, Annette, Else and uncles, Jonathon, David, Richard and his many cousins; as well as close friends, Natasha, Josh, Tammy, Treyton; Keith and Danyelle and numerous others who will miss him deeply. Relatives and Friends are invited to come and pay their respects at a Visitation at Parkland Funeral Home and Crematorium, 6287 – 67 A Street (Taylor Drive), Red Deer, Alberta on Monday, May 26, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. If desired, Memorial Donations in Trystan’s honor may be made directly to the YMCA; the DCD Foundation; the Children’s Hospitals; the S.P.C.A. or to the Lion’s Club. The Family would greatly appreciate any stories or photos of Trystan that you would like to bring and share.

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Arrangements in care of Maryann Hansen,

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6287 – 67 A Street

(Taylor Drive), Red Deer. 403.340.4040

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