WHITE, Larry - February 7, 1956 - Gleichen, Alberta July 28, 2013 - Calgary, Alberta It is with great sadness that we announce the unexpected passing of Larry White on Sunday, July 28, 2013. Larry was born in Gleichen, AB and grew up on the Siksika Nation Reserve where he graduated from high school before attending the University of Calgary. Larry excelled at basketball, was an expert pool player and loved to play golf. He was a quiet man with a great laugh and those close to him knew that he had a soft spot for his dog Molly. Larry always looked forward to the many trips he took with his wife and other family members. He was also devoted to his work and for the past seven years was employed as an IT Team Leader for Siksika Nation. Larry will be missed by all those fortunate enough to have known him. Larry is survived by his beloved wife of twenty-eight years, Yvonne Olivier, daughter Loni Big Crow (Kyle Heavenfire); grandchildren Maxim, Roman and Star; his mother Mary White; sisters Lil Fox (Marvin), Betty Barrie (John), Judy White, Sandra Dee White (Larry); mother in law Isabel Olivier; sister in laws Karen Dumont, Georgia Handel (Blair), Yvette Zentner (Darcy), Michelle Olivier (Joe DuCunha), Michelle CrowChief and Lisa Lintner (Jason); brother in law Michael CrowChief (Nora); and numerous nieces and nephews. Larry was predeceased by his father Andrew White; brother Melvin White; grandmother Clara Yellow Old Woman; father in law George Olivier; and his brother in law Dan Dumont. Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W., Calgary, AB) on Monday, August 5, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. Funeral Services will be held at Holy Name Roman Catholic Parish (2223 - 34 Street S.W.) on Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. Graveside Service to follow at Eden Brook Memorial Gardens. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. In living memory of Larry White, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W., Calgary, AB, T2S 2L5, Telephone: 403-243-8200.12524684
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He's An Angel
Posted by Lena Running Rabbit (Cousin) On Sunday, August 4, 2013
Sincere condolences for the loss of a dear cousin from Norma (Cayenne)Cat Face Family. Qoute: psalm 23 (Larry) The Shepherd is my Lord He makes me lie down in green pastures. He will comfort your family. Love and prayers.
Posted by Angela McMaster/Manybears (friend) On Friday, August 2, 2013
Sending prayers & thoughts at this time of sorrow on behalf of our family.
Love n Prayers
Posted by floria duckchief (friend) On Friday, August 2, 2013
Our love n prayers are with Mary, Yvonne and Larry's sisters, relatives.
We lost such a great friend. Larry always had a smile whenever we meet, may our creator guide him to his heavenly home. We will miss u.
Floria, Kory, Kingsley n Joe Duck Chief
ON BEHALF OF THE WOLFLEG FAMILY
Posted by Allan J. Wolfleg (Cousin) On Friday, August 2, 2013
On belf of the Wolfleg family, we send our condolences to the White Family, Olivier Family, Crowchief Family, Yellow Old Woman Family and Larry's family. We will say prayers and blessings.