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HENDRICKSON _ Roy Leonard September 12, 1909 - November 7, 2007 Roy Hendrickson of Calgary passed away peacefully at the George Boyack Care Centre at the age of 98 years. Roy had a wonderful life. He farmed in his younger years and moved to Regina in 1941 where he worked at the Co-op Creamery until he retired at the age of sixty-five years. Roy leaves to mourn, his daughters Joan Broda of Calgary, Caron (Ed) Rissling of Saskatoon and Janet Lawson of Vancouver; nine grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Roy was predeceased by his first wife Leonora (nee Ebell) and second wife Florence (nee Orton); son Fred; grandson Grant Broda; one brother and two sisters. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S Crowfoot Chapel (82 Crowfoot Circle, N.W.) on Monday, November 12, 2007 at 10:00 a.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com . In living memory of Roy Hendrickson, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. Telephone: 403-241-0044.

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Published in Calgary Herald on Nov. 10, 2007.
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December 11, 2007
To Roy's Family, I have just recently heard of Roy's passing and wish to extend my sincere condolences to you all at this sad time. Mother ( Vi (Dorgan)) and I visited Roy and Flo a few times at the George Boyak. Mother always spoke so kindly of Roy and enjoyed her visits with him in the past few years, as did I when I saw them reminice. My thoughts are with you at this time. God Bless.
Sandra McCue
November 10, 2007
We will always remember Uncle Roy as a quiet and dignified man. We know you will miss him a lot. Our thoughts are with you at this difficult time.
Dennis and Joyce Ebell
November 10, 2007
Roy worked hard from a young age and endured some difficult times raising a young family after the death of Leonara. I met Roy in 1963. He was at a comfortable stage of his life ... a loving husband, father and grandfather.

I remember his retirement party in 1974 and thought that Roy and Flo had earned a long and comfortable retirement. I suspect it surpassed their own expectations.

Thank you Roy for being a wonderful grandfather to my chldren. They will not forget you.
Dave Lawson
November 10, 2007
Thank you for the phone call today, Caron. I am so sorry to hear of Uncle Roy's passing. He did have a very nice life! That is such a comfort. And as I said, he was always "one of my favorites" - never a harsh word....ever. My love to you all at this time. Myrna
Myrna Ebell
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