Gregg Elliot died last week in Nelson, BC at the age of 55. He is survived by his brother Grant (Marty Sutmoller), his three children Liam, Sean, and Colleen, and their mother, Maureen.
Gregg was born in New Westminster, BC and grew up on the west coast in Surrey, Brentwood Bay and Sidney. He loved camping, hiking, diving, and exploring the Gulf Islands. After graduating from the University of Victoria in 1982, Gregg moved to Calgary to pursue his career as a geophysicist in the oil and gas industry; there he married Maureen and together they raised their children Liam, Sean, and Colleen.
Gregg loved travelling with his family, both abroad and to “the farm” near Provost. In the last year he was transitioning to retirement in Nelson, BC where he had fallen in love with the landscape and the community.
A Memorial Service will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Park Memorial, 5008 Elbow Drive S.W. Calgary, AB) on Saturday, November 8, 2014 at 2:00 p.m.
Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made to MSF Canada, 720 Spadina Avenue, Suite 402, Toronto, ON M5S 2T9, www.msf.ca.
In living memory of Gregg Elliot, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park.
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Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Thompson Funeral Service Ltd.