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Gordon May

October 31, 1959 ~ December 23, 2018 (age 59)


Mr. Gordon Douglas May of Lethbridge passed away peacefully at home on Sunday December 23, 2018 at the age of 59 years.

Gordon was born October 31, 1959 to Ken and Dorothy May (nee Veldhuis) at the Lethbridge Municipal Hospital. He was raised and educated in Lethbridge, and worked at the Southern Alberta Rendering Plant, Canadian Dressed Meats, Burns Meats, Braman Furniture, and most recently Antons Hardwood Floors.  He became friends with many who he worked with, and also loved to fish, hunt, play pool, play cards and to be outdoors. He especially loved to garden and took great pride in his garden and gardening skills. Gord would always supply family, friends and neighbours with fresh vegetables from his garden.

Gord was a proud supporter of both the Lethbridge Broncos, and the Lethbridge Hurricanes, being a season ticket holder for over 35 years. He loved family and attending family events and reunions.  Gord‘s religion and faith was instilled in him through his upbringing at the First United Church in Lethbridge, and the Monarch Reformed Church.

Gord leaves behind and will be sadly missed by his mother Dorothy May, sister Carol and Ed Tremel (Jason (Camila), Rhyse (Stephanie) Emily, and Taylor), brother Robert and Stephanie May (Meghan and Craig Richter and Carson, Michael May and Michelle May), also Uncle Ron and Deb May, Aunt Bernice Hofman and Aunt Joan Veldhuis and numerous cousins.

Gord was predeceased by his father Kenneth May, grandparents George and Mae May and Ben and Mabel Veldhuis and numerous aunts and uncles.

     A Funeral Service will be held at 1:00PM on Sunday January 6, 2018 at MARTIN BROTHERS RIVERVIEW CHAPEL 610 – 4 STREET SOUTH, Lethbridge, AB., Reverend Eva Stanley officiating.

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