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Donald George Wark

December 20, 1930 ~ February 21, 2019 (age 88)


Donald is survived by his loving wife Shirley, of 61 years; children, Dennis, Collin and Susie Wark; grandchildren Brandon (Ashley) Wark, Cody Campbell; and great-grandson Ryder Campbell. A Memorial Service for Donald  will be held on Saturday, March 9th, 2019 at 1:00 pm at the Millet Agriplex (upstairs), located at 5400-45 Avenue, Millet, Alberta.
Following the services will be a luncheon provided by the Millet Lions Club.

Donald George Wark was born in Blackie, Alberta on December 20, 1930. He was the youngest of 11 children born to James and Annie Wark. Don spent 60-65 years working in the oil patch which took him to many places in the world, including moving his family to Indonesia for 3 years while he worked on offshore drilling rigs as a Senior Drilling Consultant in the Java Sea. Don also owned and operated the Millet Hotel for 10 years when he decided to take a break from the oil patch to stay home with Shirley and raise their family.  He called Millet his home for 52+ years. Don was the most kind, caring and loving husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather and friend. He left an impression on the hearts of everyone who had the pleasure of meeting him. Don will be missed by so many and will live on forever in our hearts ♥️ 

In Lieu of flowers please donate to the Canadian Diabetes Association or the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Cremation has taken place.

 


Donations may be made to:

Canadian Diabetes Association
1010-10117 Jasper Ave NW, Edmonton, AB T5J 1W8 ,
Tel: 780-423-1232
Web: www.diabetes.ca/get-involved/supporting-us/donate-online/

Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta
202, 5913-50 Avenue, Red Deer AB T4N 4C4
Tel: 1-780-451-4545
Web: https://www.heartandstroke.ca/


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