William (Bill) Arthur
1924 – 2007
William (Bill) Arthur De Wilde passed away in Calgary on Friday, February 16, 2007 at the age of 83 years.
He will be lovingly remembered by his children, Bill De Wilde (Tiffany), Adriana and Ken Dase (Tia), and Ken and Laurie De Wilde, all of Calgary; four grandchildren, Bill De Wilde of Fort McMurray, AB, Trista De Wilde, Devin De Wilde, and Teagan De Wilde; and special friend Evelyn Wilson, all of Calgary. He is also survived by his nieces, Joanne Moore of Oliver, BC and Alice Nelson of Dawson Creek, BC. Bill was predeceased by his wife Faith in 1998.
“Your life was special, so very rare,
When we needed you, you were always there,
Never selfish, always kind,
Treasured memories you left behind,
You shared our Lives, Happiness and Tears.
Thank you for all the wonderful years.”
A Memorial Service will be held on Monday, March 19, 2007 in Vernon, BC. Further details to follow. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to The Alzheimer Society of Canada, 20 Eglinton Ave., W. Ste. 1200, Toronto, ON M4R 1K8, Telephone: 1-800-616-8816, www.alzheimer.ca.
In living memory of Bill De Wilde, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E., CALGARY, AB T2X 3J3 Telephone: 1-800-661-1599.