Golf Canada mourns the loss of Rick Sovereign


Golf Canada is deeply saddened by the passing of PGA of Canada teaching professional Rick Sovereign.

After a long spirited battle against cancer, Sovereign passed away at the age of 52 on Friday January 3rd, 2014.

Rick was a loving husband to his best friend, Barb. Proud father to two – Kristen and Kelly. Son of the late Len and Joan Sovereign. He is fondly loved by his brother Mike (Lori) and sister Julie (Ian).

He will be greatly missed by his many family and friends whom he has inspired. Rick lived a full life pursuing a dream with an unbreakable spirit.

Friends and relatives will be received at Glen Oaks Reception Centre 3164 Ninth Line (403/Dundas), Oakville (905-257-8822) on Tuesday, January 7th from 5pm- 9pm. Memorial service will be held at Glen Oaks on Wednesday, January 8th at 1:00 pm.

Donations can be made to Prostate Cancer Canada.


Will take place Tuesday January 7th, 2014 from 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Glen Oaks Memorial Chapel and Reception Centre
3164 Ninth Line
Oakville, Ont.
L6H 7A8


Glen Oaks Memorial Chapel and Reception Centre
Wed, 8 Jan 2014 1:00 PM

The funeral will be followed by a time of reception at Glen Abbey Golf Club in Oakville, Ont.

Glen Abey Golf Club
1333 Dorval DriveOakville, Ont.
L6M 4X7