Kenneth A. Morrison, vice-president for negotiations and contracts with Rally Energy Corp., passed away Oct. 9. Morrison had over 32 years experience in petroleum land management, negotiation and drafting of joint venture arrangements in Algeria, Australia, Ecuador, Egypt, Indonesia, Nambia, Norway, Pakistan, Spain, the UK and Venezuela. He held senior management positions with Bow Valley Energy Inc., Oakwood Petroleums Ltd. and Natomas of Canada Ltd., among others.
October 13, 2005, 12 PM MDT
It is with profound sadness that Pulse Data Inc. announces the passing of Michal Urednicek at the age of 44 on Aug. 10, 2005 as a result of a bicycle accident. Michal leaves behind his wife Cindy (nee Lang) and their cherished son Thomas. Michal was a valued employee of the Pulse Data group of companies and was the regional manager of Terrapoint Canada. In memory of Michal, Pulse Data has established the Thomas Urednicek Trust Fund, all contributions are graciously being accepted at any Scotia McLeod branch location.
August 12, 2005, 12 PM MDT
Ridgeway Petroleum Corp. has announced the passing of Walter Ruck, chairman and former chief executive officer of the company, on July 3.
July 6, 2005, 12 PM MDT
Dr. Roger Moore Butler - a key oilsands and heavy oil industry pioneer -- passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 19, 2005 at the Foothills Medical Centre in Calgary.
May 20, 2005, 12 PM MDT
Canadian Superior Energy Inc. notes with condolences the passing of Donald Axford, a former chairman and director of the company.
March 8, 2005, 12 PM MST
Milagro Energy Inc. regrets to announce the sudden passing of Henning Lies on Nov. 29. He will be greatly missed by his family, many colleagues and friends.
December 3, 2004, 12 PM MST
Niko Resources Ltd. announced this morning that Robert N. Ohlson, its president, suffered a stroke and passed away.
November 24, 2004, 12 PM MST
Houston (Reuters) -- Legendary oil field firefighter Red Adair, a fearless Texan who put out massive oil well fires around the globe, died on Saturday at the age of 89, his family said Sunday.
August 9, 2004, 12 PM MDT
Bob Lamond, chairman of Diaz Resources Ltd., is sad to announce the passing of Terrie Teare, beloved wife of Tony Teare, executive vice president of Diaz and Humboldt Capital Corporation.
July 23, 2004, 12 PM MDT
RSX Energy Inc. regrets to announce the passing of Robert S. Thurgood on June 28. Thurgood held the position of Vice President Land at RSX.
June 30, 2004, 12 PM MDT
Memorial services for William Galloway - who died May 9 at the Rockyview General Hospital -- will be held on Friday, May 14 at the Living Spirit United Church (900-47th Avenue S.W.) in Calgary starting at 11 a.m.
May 12, 2004, 12 PM MDT
Brian Lindsay, an oilpatch veteran and beloved husband of Margaret for the past 24 years, passed away peacefully in his home on Saturday, April 24, 2004, after a very determined battle with cancer.
April 28, 2004, 12 PM MDT
John J. Fleming, president and CEO of TransAtlantic Petroleum Corp., passed away suddenly on March 3, following a brief illness.
March 5, 2004, 12 PM MST
TransAtlantic Petroleum Corp. regrets to announce the death last night of John Fleming, chairman and chief executive officer of the corporation.
March 4, 2004, 12 PM MST
J Waddy Bullion, who for nearly 60 years was one of the most eminent members of the Dallas legal community and since 1991 a director for a Calgary-based oil and gas company, died peacefully in his home in Gainesville, Texas.
January 8, 2004, 12 PM MST
Energy North Inc. is saddened to announce the death on Dec 26 of Mort Wyne, a director of the corporation since its inception.
December 29, 2003, 12 PM MST
With great sadness Devlan Exploration Inc. announces the passing away of colleague and friend Mark Algar. Algar died at the Foothills hospital on Sunday Sept. 28, 2003.
October 1, 2003, 12 PM MDT
Can-Am Geomatics is sad to report the sudden passing of Sean Shupe, 35. Sean was an outstanding employee of Can-Am for 13 years. He will be greatly missed by his wife Bonnie, his son Paul, his many colleagues and friends, as well as the community of High River, where he was very active.
September 4, 2003, 12 PM MDT
Trans World Oil & Gas respectfully regrets to announce the passing of its founder and chairman of the board, Joesph Phillips Sr.
August 22, 2003, 12 PM MDT
Ed Brown, formerly with Pinnacle Fluids Ltd., passed away on Aug. 15 in the Rimbey, Alberta hospital at the age of 77. By Ed's request, there will be no public funeral.
August 19, 2003, 12 PM MDT
Wilfred (Wilf) Ernerst Sagert passed away suddenly on Saturday, April 26 at the age of 58 years.
April 30, 2003, 12 PM MDT