William Lloyd Huckabay

April 16, 2015 5 Condolences Print Obituary Send Flowers

On April 8th, 2015, at the age of 74, William (Lloyd) Huckabay passed away suddenly at his home in Edmonton, AB.

Lloyd was born in Meadow Lake, Saskatchewan on September 20th, 1940. He joined the army and travelled extensively as a signal corpsman. Afterward, he married and got a job as a mail carrier in Vancouver, BC, where his two children were born. Later, he moved to Barrhead, AB, and, then, to Edmonton where he studied power engineering at NAIT. He worked at the Edmonton International Airport until retirement.

He is remembered for his sense of humour, caring heart, and independent spirit by all who knew him.  His favorite pastimes were reading books, listening to gospel music, and enjoying the company of friends and family.

He is survived by his children Ruth Wadley (Darren) and Jonathan Huckabay (Marcela); his grandchildren Paige, Julia and Kade Wadley and his former spouse Marymae Olds. His siblings Greta, Dorothy (Marc), Grace, Hazel (Clark), Glenard (Yvonne), Vera (James), Carolyn (David), Sharon (Doug), Leslie (Charlotte) and Gary (Tina). And, numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

He was predeceased by his parents William Columbus, Martilda Huckabay, and by his brother Gerald Allan.


Memorial Service
1:00 pm on Monday, April 20th, 2015
Highway Christian Centre
10436 63 Avenue NW, Edmonton, AB

Interment Ceremony
Friday, June 5, 2015.
Mountain View Cemetery, Lethbridge, AB

Donations in tribute may be made to the Edmonton Food Bank.


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  1. I will miss uncle Lloyd.
    Life is to short with to much distance between loved ones.
    Brad Haugen

  2. We are very sorry for you Loss…Lloyd was such a caring person, we will really miss Him…Let the Shalom peace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you all at this very trying time…Blessings!

  3. Thinking of all of you at this time. Sending a big hug.

  4. my heartfelt condolences to you and your family

  5. Nuestro mas sincero pesame a la Familia Huckabay. Estamos con ustedes y orando por el eterno descanso de William Lloyd. De parte de la Familia Pereyra Villarreal. Saludos a Marymae, Ruth Darren y su familia y a ti Jonathan y Marce.

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