David Yerex

Obituary of David Glenn Yerex


July 10, 1946 - Edmonton, Alberta

November 28, 2023 - Calgary, Alberta


David Yerex, beloved husband of Paula Marie Yerex (nee Kutera), of Calgary, Alberta, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, November 28, 2023.


Dave, a remarkably private man, found immense joy in his roles as a loving husband, father, and grandfather. His devotion to family was unparalleled, evident in his pride for his daughters, as well as their respected families.


Dave’s life was a mosaic of cherished moments, enriched by travel adventures shared with family and friends. Beyond his familial roles, he excelled as a great businessman, leaving a legacy that spoke of his dedication and success in the professional realm. In all aspects of life, Dave embodied the values of love, commitment, and achievement.


He is lovingly remembered by his wife Paula, children, Kara (Greg) Neely and Lisa Yerex (Vincent L’Archeveque); his grandchildren, Alicia and Amélie L’Archeveque, and Olive Neely; brother Kenneth (Sue) Yerex, sister Margaret (Bruce) Lange, and many extended families including nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.


The family would like to thank you for your loving thoughts and kind words.


As per David’s wishes, there will be no memorial or funeral service. If friends so desire, please consider donating to a cancer-related charity of your choosing.


In living memory of David Yerex, a tree will be planted in the Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area by McInnis & Holloway Funeral Homes, Heritage, 1708 – 16th Avenue NW, Calgary, AB, T2M 0L7, Telephone: 403-243-8200.

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