Ron Burton, beloved husband of Kathy Burton (nee Heidecker) of Calgary, Alta., passed away peacefully on Sat., June 22, 2019 at the age of 72 years.
Ron was born in Ottawa, Ont. His parents moved the family to Kimberley, B.C. in 1947 and they eventually settled in Coronation, Alta. in 1953 which became their permanent home.
Ron and Kathy married in Coronation in 1968 and moved to Calgary later that year where Ron was employed by SAIT as a photographer until 1992.
He was an avid photographer, curler, golfer and football fan.
Ron will be lovingly remembered by his wife Kathy of 51 years, and her extended family.
Ron was predeceased by his parents Clifford and Shirley Burton; and his sister Susan Burton.
At Ron’s request, there will be no funeral service.
In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made to a charity of your choice. Condolences may be forwarded through www.McInnisandHolloway.com.
In loving memory of Ron Burton, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McInnis & Holloway Funeral Homes, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 Centre Street North, Calgary, Alta. T2E 2V6, 403-243-8200.