Calivin Irvin Whipple

Calivin Irvin Whipple


MARCH 14, 1961 – APRIL 3, 2015

Cal passed away peacefully after a short illness at St. Paul’s Hospital in Vancouver at the age of 54. He was predeceased by his parents Elmer and Kathleen. Cal leaves behind his loving wife Veralyn, three sisters and one brother. He will be sadly missed by his family, as well as by many dear friends and teammates.

Cal was an enthusiastic volunteer at Canadian Food for Children and was a dedicated Special Olympics athlete. He proudly participated in several sports but especially loved 10 pin bowling. Cal lived by the motto “Let me win, but if I cannot win, let me be brave in the attempt”.

A Memorial Service will be held

April 15, 2015 at 1 pm

Parkview Funeral Home

1258 Main Street, Penticton BC.

Immediately followed by a Celebration of Calvin’s Life at Sun Country Bowl

1035 Westminster Ave. Penticton BC at 2 pm.

Cremation has taken place.

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