December 17, 1961– Rossland, BC
September 17, 2016 – Calgary, AB
It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of a loving husband, father, brother and friend. Noel Downie, the youngest of four Downie boys passed away at home in the arms of his beloved wife, Pamela.
Noel was a skilled tradesman, both as an auto mechanic, and as a red-seal plumber/gasfitter. He loved camping, fishing, travel and good times with friends.
Noel is survived by his wife Pamela; daughters and son-in-law Vanessa and Chris French and Zoe Downie; step-children Natalie Pray and Rowan Pray; grandson Logan French; father Guy Downie; big brothers and sisters-in-law Todd, Rod and Arlene, and Chuck and Jenelle. He had many sweet and caring nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his mother Jean Downie. A special thank you to Marte Robertson and Christopher Downie for their compassionate care on Noel’s final day.
Memorial Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Fish Creek, 14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Alberta Cancer Foundation, c/o Tom Baker Cancer Centre, 1331 – 29 Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 4N2 Telephone: 1 (866) 412-4222