ROMNEY, Noel Richard. On Tuesday, December 7, 2004, Noel Richard Romney, beloved husband of Ruth, passed away suddenly at the Rockyview General Hospital (Calgary). Noel was pre-deceased by his sister Genevieve and his brother, Al. He is survived by his brother Walter (Betty) of Mapleridge, B.C., his niece Janice (Bob) Stony Plain, Alberta, and nephews Chris (Connie) and Russell (Bev) of Montreal. Born in Georgetown, British Guiana, Noel was raised in Montreal where he became quite a sportsman, excelling in both hockey and baseball. During the Second World War, Noel enlisted in the Highland Light Infantry Division of the Canadian Army and served in active duty in France, Belgium and Holland. Noel was transferred by his company from Montreal to Vancouver, then to Calgary in 1975 where he joined Canada Malting Company, retiring in 1990. In accordance with Noel's wishes, no service will be held. Ruth would like to thank Dr. Warshawski and the Intensive Care Staff of the Rockyview General Hospital for their exceptional care and compassion, and for the incredible love and support shown to her by friends and family at this time. Heritage Family Funeral Services "Calgary Crematorium Chapel" Telephone 299-0111. Published in the Montreal Gazette from 12/11/2004 - 12/12/2004.