On Wednesday, May 19, 2021, Bon Jing Richard Gee, loving husband and father of five children, passed away at the age of 82.
Richard was born on October 10, 1938 in Hong Kong. He was an adventurer, an entrepreneur, and the head of the family. Richard at a young age travelled across the world to Canada. Upon arriving he managed a restaurant, was a real estate agent, and became a partner in a Calgary Cab Company. On January 16, 1977 he married Beatrice Gee and they celebrated their 44th anniversary this year. They raised three sons, Timothy, Christopher, and Nicholas.
Richard also had a step daughter Donna and two sons Robert, and Richard Jr from a previous marriage.
Richard is survived by his wife Beatrice, sons Timothy, Christopher, Nicholas, two grandchildren (Grayson and Arianna), a niece, and nephews. Richard is also survived by son Richard Jr and step daughter Donna.
A Private Funeral Ceremony will be held at COUNTRY HILLS CREMATORIUM & FUNERAL SERVICES, 11995 – 16 Street NE on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 at 1:00 pm.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so between 1:00 pm and 2:30 pm.
Due to the pandemic protocol, a maximum of 10 people are allowed in the building at a time. Masks and social distancing are mandatory.
To view a live stream of Mr. Gee’s Service please follow the link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86058374335
Condolences, memories and photos may be shared and viewed at https://www.countryhillscrematorium.ca/