Thomas Gordon Dragland

1931 ~ 2016 (aged 85)

[DFA# 178.53]

Thomas Gordon Dragland passed away peacefully on January 20th, 2016 surrounded by his children, lady friend and son-in-law, at the age of 85.

He leaves behind his children Marvin (Chris) Dragland, Diane Gove, and Charlotte (Fred) Guild, and lady friend Hazel Tilleman, grandchildren Whitney (Mike), Molly (James) Brook, Addison, Jenni (Blake), Joshua, Nathan (Courtney), Dana (Dustin) Neufeld, April and Monica. Also, his adored great grandchildren Emily, Tucker, Aurora and Samuel, his brothers and sisters Marjorie Cote, Doris (Carl) Kimmitt, and Dave, mother-in-law Catherine Bernhart, sister-in-law Kathy Serniak, brother-in-law Don (Joyce) Bernhart and his extended Tilleman family. He was predeceased by his loving wife Janette.

Gordon was a very talented carpenter who had a hand in building a lot of the buildings in Lethbridge. He loved and enjoyed spending time with his family and friends, camping, fishing, water skiing, dancing and playing golf. He enjoyed watching his children and grandchildren play baseball and hockey. He loved a good rodeo and was an avid Blue Jays fan. Gordon was able to make friends wherever he went. He was loved by many and respected by all. If you needed a hand, he was always there.

A Celebration of Life was held Saturday January 30th, 2016 at the Keg Steakhouse, 1717 Mayor Magrath Dr. S., Lethbridge.