Josip (Joe) Antolic of Calgary, passed away on Thursday, March 19, 2009 at the age of 74 years. Joe was born on February 25, 1935 in Desinic, Croatia and immigrated to Canada in 1966. Josip was a proud member of the Centennial Branch No. 285, Royal Canadian Legion, and Our Lady of Marija Bistrica Croatian Catholic Church. He was an avid gardener and dancer.
Joe is survived by his loving partner Linda Vienneau; sons, John and Boris Antolic; grandchildren, Eric and Nicolas Antolic; sister Stephanie Hruska, niece Joanne Hruska; and nephew Steve Hruska. Joe was predeceased by his wife Jagica Antolic.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.)on Monday, March 23, 2009 at 7:00 p.m.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of Marija Bistrica Croatian Catholic Church (14680 Deer Ridge Drive S.E.) on Tuesday, March 24, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. Graveside Service to follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Josip Antolic, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. Telephone: (403) 256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences