Orville James Frederick Brigley was born February 28, 1931 at Lake Thelma, Alberta. He took his schooling in Coronation and spent his entire life living there. He was very proud of his small town and the people that live there. Orville passed away peacefully in the Coronation Hospital on February 20, 2018 at the age of 86.
On September 25, 1954 Orville married Patricia Dahl and to this marriage they were blessed with 3 children, Debbie, Cheryl, and Barry.
He kept himself very busy helping fix, repair or build things for family and friends. Orville could accomplish anything he set his mind to, a jack of all trades enjoying electrical, plumbing, carpentry, and mechanical.
Orville is survived by his 3 children Debbie, Cheryl, Barry (Kathy); 6 grandchildren Duane (Darcey), Danny (Kirstee), Michelle (Dustin), Alicia (Raymond), Blaine (Kristy), Megan (Colten); 14 great grandchildren. He is also survived by 1 brother Mervin (Helen), 1 brother-in-law Larry, 2 sister-in-laws Sharon (Richard) and Dodie, many nieces and nephews and 2 very special fur friends, Max and Audrey.
He was predeceased by his wife Pat in 1999, his parents Russell and Edna, his brother Arnold and sister Eileen.