GOODER, Ronald (Ronnie) Edwin
June 25, 1950 – Lethbridge, AB
March 5, 2014 – Calgary, AB
It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of our dearly beloved brother Ronnie Gooder on Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at the age of 63 years. Ronnie lived life with passion, courage and love. It was a blessing and a great privilege to share his incredible journey. He lived life to the fullest. Ronnie fought the good fight with all his might. He loved unconditionally and was so loved by all who shared in his life and now it is time for him to be at peace, wrapped in God's loving arms. Ronnie is survived by two sisters and brothers-in-law, Bobbie and Bill Wyborn and Joanne and Bob Plant and their families. He was predeceased by his parents Dorothy and Bob Gooder and a brother Rob Gooder. Funeral Services will be held at St. Paul's Anglican Church (7 Sunmills Green S.E.) on Sunday, March 9, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial donations may be made to the Resicare Society of Calgary, 7625 - 35 Avenue N.W., Calgary, AB T3B 1T4 (Telephone 403-286-3709). Thank you to the family and staff at Resicare for your love and care over the many years we shared together, and the staff on Unit 71 at Rockyview General Hospital for their amazing care. In living memory of Ronnie Gooder, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park.
Published in The Calgary Herald on Mar. 7, 2014