March 12, 1951 – May 12, 2022
It is with a deep sense of sadness and loss that we announce the passing of Randy K. Wearmouth on May 12, 2022, in Calgary, Alta., at the age of 71 years.
Randy was the husband to his love Fe Wearmouth, a father, grandfather and a dear friend to his relatives and those he crossed paths with on his journey of life.
Randy was born in Calgary, Alta., to his parents Kenneth and Mildred Wearmouth on March 12, 1951. He was the youngest boy in a family which included three sisters and one brother.
Randy grew up in Calgary where he graduated from Forest Lawn High School.
There he met and married his first wife Linda. Randy went on to SAIT where he completed power engineering achieving second class power engineer.
His career path in operations took him to places such as Balzac, Turner Valley, Fox Creek, Rainbow Lake and Rocky Mountain House where he worked for various large oil and gas companies, the likes of Hudson Bay Oil and Gas, Shell, Aquitaine, Canterra and Husky Oil/Energy. He transferred from Rainbow Lake to Ram River (Rocky Mountain House) where he assumed the role of shift operations foreman. He was later promoted to maintenance superintendent and while in this role held various leadership roles in the field as well as sulphur handling for Husky Oil with over 35 years of service.
Randy was an athlete and avid sports fan. From his youth he was an avid swimmer and loved spending time doing laps at the pool. He was a “die hard” supporter of his favourite sports teams such as Calgary Flames, Calgary Stampeders and Toronto Blue Jays. He was also an accomplished Martial Arts student. Randy enjoyed curling and golfing and is one of the few that achieved three “hole in one.” Randy participated in many curling and golf tournaments, his favourites being the Rocky Oilmen’s tournaments where he was also an active contributor.
Randy is survived by his wife Fe; his sons: Shane (Cristina) and Shawn; grandchildren: Rhiana, Randy, Sierra, Jenna, Jesse, Cassie, Jaden, Ashlynn; great-grandchild Oak; and many nieces and nephews. He is also survived by his sister Sharon (Eugene); Fe’s sister Sally (Cliff); and members of Linda’s family: Diane (Don), Wendy (Eric), Carol (Gerald) and Marilyn (Chris).
He was predeceased by his parents Kenneth and Mildred Wearmouth; brother Donald; and sisters Patty (Gerry), Gail, Careen (Jim).
A service was held at the Nazarene Church, Rocky Mountain House, Alta., on May 27, 2022.
Condolences may be forwarded to www.rockyfuneralhome.ca. Rocky and Sylvan Lake Funeral Homes and Crematorium, your Golden Rule Funeral Homes, entrusted with the arrangements.