Richard Kenneth Foy (1952 - 2017)

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FOY, Richard Kenneth
August 1, 1952 – October 30, 2017
It is with sadness that we announce the passing of
Richard Foy. Richard passed away on October 30, 2017
after a brief battle with cancer. Richard was born in
Renfrew, Ontario and received a Bachelor of Arts Degree
from the University of Ottawa. After graduation, he taught
English as a second language in Chad, Central Africa and
then Hull, Quebec. When it was time for a career change,
Richard joined the Bank of Montreal in Edmonton as a
loans officer and branch manager. He then went on to
work for the Royal Bank, Investors Group and Raymond James as a Financial Advisor,
retiring from Raymond James in Cochrane. Richard was a Past President of the Cochrane
& District Chamber of Commerce, Chairman of the Warm Water Therapy Pool Society
and Treasurer of the Frank Wills Memorial Hall. Richard is survived by his wife, Jennifer,
mother, Gabrielle, brother Dan (Shirley), brother Robert (Erin), sister Louise and aunts,
uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins in Ontario and Alberta.
A memorial reception will be held at the Royal Canadian Legion, Cochrane Branch,
114 – 5th Avenue, Cochrane AB on Monday, November 13, 2017 from 3:00 p.m. to
6:00 p.m. If friends desire, memorial donations may be made in Richard's name to the
Cochrane & Area Humane Society 62 Griffin Industrial Point, Cochrane, AB T4C 0A3
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McInnis & Holloway Funeral Home - Calgary
5008 ELBOW DR. S.W.
Calgary, AB T2S 2L5
(403) 243-8200
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Published in The Cochrane Eagle on Nov. 2, 2017