Earl Douglas Kirbyson (Nickname growing up: “Tex”), of Peers, AB., passed away at the Age of 79 on September 30, 2021, in Edson, AB.
He was born on April 6, 1942, in Edmonton, AB., to Lil and Frank Kirbyson. He was predeceased by his Mom and Dad, wife Milly and 2 brothers, Dick and Allen.
Earl is survived by his son Vaughn Kirbyson, daughter Mandy (Kerry) Beaner as well as grandsons Brody and Bryce Beaner, sisters Edna Meda, Leona Lovig, Karen (Mike) Smyl, Ellen (Dennis) Herman and sister-in-law Carol Kirbyson, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Earl was an Autobody Mechanic by trade but worked many jobs and was a jack of all trades, a hard-working man without complaint. He was well liked wherever he worked. He loved his family and was very proud of his gransons.
He will be missed dearly by all.
There will be a Graveside Service at the Mayerthorpe Cemetery on October 7, 2021 at 1:00PM to lay him to rest.