It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved husband, father, grandfather, and friend Irwin Campbell, who passed away peacefully at the age of 88 on Tuesday, January 11, 2022. Irwin was predeceased by his parents Jim and Ada Campbell and his three brothers Jim, Jack, and Richard. He is survived by his loving wife Anne, three children and spouses, Stuart (Mona), Heather (David), Laurie (Robert) and seven grandchildren, Matthew, Jenna, Ian, Michael, Jamie, Clayton, Jade.
Irwin was born July 30, 1933, in Rosedale, Alberta. Irwin graduated from the Drumheller Composite Highschool in 1952, where he met his high school sweetheart Anne Bellak from Midland and married in February 1957. Irwin received an Electrician Diploma from SAIT and worked and retired at the Hussar Compressor Station.
Irwin was a strong community member, serving as an Alderman, Legion Member, and a youth sports advocate. Irwin’s fun-loving nature made a difference in the lives of others and will be remembered for his humor, thoughtfulness, patience, and love for his family. He will be deeply missed.
Irwin’s family would like to extend a special thank you to all departments of the Drumheller Extended Care Unit for the exceptional care he was given. In addition, we are grateful for our loving friends for their heartfelt condolences and gestures. If friends so desire, memorial tributes can be mailed to the Long-Term Care Unit, Drumheller Area Health Foundation, 351-9th Street NW, Drumheller, Alberta T0J 0Y1. Courtney-Winter’s Funeral Homes are in care of the arrangements.