POWELL, Reverend Gordon David

Rev. Gordon David Powell
went home to Jesus on
October 8th,2021 at age 76.

Gordon was born to Gertrude and Josiah Powell on February 20th, 1945 in Montreal Quebec.

Gordon met his wife Carolyn in 1962, and married October 23, 1965. They went on to have three children. Daniel, Laurena and Jonathan.
In 1973 Gordon enrolled in North West Bible College, in Edmonton Alberta, this started his 43 years of pastoral Ministry, children’s Ministry and later serving in the mission field.

Throughout his entire life, Gordon held an unwavering faith in God, which he shared with those who surrounded him. Gordon brought much joy wherever he went. He was the people’s pastor. He loved life and adventure and a great joke.

Gordon is survived by wife Carolyn; children: Daniel (Amphey), Laurena (Ken) and foster son Jose (Tiffany); grandchildren: Lisa (Etienne), Justin, Matthew, Ashleigh (Robb), Jonathan, Keegan, Arianny; great granddaughter Alleda; brother Ken (Bev); brother-in-law Ritchie (Beth); sister-in-law Cheryl; brother-in-law John (Judy) as well as numerous step grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Gordon joins his parents: Josiah and Gertrude Powell; father and mother in-law Wesley and Lillian Haward; son Jonathan David Powell; sister Dorthy and brother in-law Jack McMeekin, who have already gone ahead.

A private Celebration of life will be Held for Gordon on Friday October 15th ,2021 (invite only),
a live stream of the service will be available through social media at the following link:

In lieu of flowers please make donations to:


Serenity Funeral Service
North Central Chapel

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Barry & Joanne Brown

So sorry to hear of Gordon’s passing. This world needs more men like him and his service to Our Lord. Sending hugs to Carolyn and the family.

Jim and Monika Cirnell

We send our most heartfelt condolences on Pastor Powell’s passing. He was a great man of God and a super pastor who we had in Fort Saskatchewan years ago.
Sending his family love ❤️ and hugs

Keith and Ila Balkwill

We were sorry to hear of Gordon’s passing! What great rejoicing in Heaven when Gordon walked through the pearly gates! But his wife and family are left to mourn his passing. May the God of all comfort surround you with His loving arms and soothe your sorrow! Praying constantly for you all!

Damaris velez

thanks for everything we love you thanks for showing me how was jesús

Donna & Laurie Boone

So very Sorry We send our deepest condolences.
Our thoughts and prayers with the family
May you feel the loving arms of our Father around you during this difficult time

Alan & Dorothy Venters

Our sincere condolences to Carolyn and extended family We were so shocked and saddened to hear of Gordon’s passing

Emma (Emmi) Rosenfeldt

Gordon was a great man of God. We appreciated the work he & you Carolyn did with children at the churches we pastored. He will be greatly missed by his family. Praying for you all.

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