Tex (Richard Michel Gordon) MorrisonAugust 31, 1941 - February 6, 2014
Tex passed away February 6 after a lengthy illness. He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Jennifer, two daughters he adored – Rebel (Bob) Kuntz, Jodi (Leif) Sutherland and his grandchildren Texas and Xander Sutherland whom he loved dearly.
He leaves behind his mother Kathleen, sisters Kaaren Broughton and Marilyn (Norman) Lacroix and brother Marvyn all of Temagami, Ontario, his brother Joseph (Nurgul) of West Vancouver and brother Ian (Marion) of Whitehorse and numerous nieces and nephews. He is pre-deceased by his father Gordon, sister-in-law Evelyn brother-in-law Ken.
As per Tex’s wishes no service will be held.
Our family would like to thank Dr. Kanachowski and the nurses and staff at the Thompson Centre who all tried to make Tex’s last days as comfortable as possible, Dr. Ron Kolton, Dr. Don Sin, Head of Respiratory Medicine, St. Paul’s Hospital, all those with the Yukon Home Care Program who helped us so much, and staff at the Medicine Chest.
If you wish, please make a donation to the Yukon Hospital Foundation in his name.