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Clifford "Ralph" Sparks

July 16, 1937 ~ June 20, 2021 (age 83)


SPARKS, Clifford Ralph – Passed peacefully after a very brief but courageous battle with cancer, at Royal Victoria Hospital, on Sunday, June 20, 2021. Ralph was in his 84th year. He was the beloved husband of Helen (nee Hayes) for 41 years. Dear brother of Merle Mitchell, and Kenneth Sparks (Anabelle), brother-in-law of Greg Hayes (Deborah) and David Hayes (June). Ralph will also be sadly missed by his nieces, nephews, and great-nieces and great-nephews. A memorial service was held at Cavill Funeral Home and may be viewed on the funeral home website. Memorial contributions to the Canadian Cancer Society greatly appreciated. Personal condolences and memories may be shared at


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Below this obituary, click the box which says "click here to access the video" - you will be redirected to the Forget Me Not Ceremonies Registration Page
Enter your E-mail and click 'Submit'
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Once you are registered you will receive a link to the ceremony 'waiting room' (this is the link that will take you to the service)


The service will begin at 11:00 am on Monday, June 28, 2021
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