August 24, 1931 – Vancouver, BC
December 6, 2014 – Calgary, AB
Ian James MacLaren Auld, beloved husband of Catherine Louise Auld (nee Porter) of Calgary , passed away on Saturday December 6 2014 at the age of 83 years.
Ian was born August 24, 1931, in Vancouver, British Columbia to James and Ella Auld, growing up with siblings Edna (deceased), Jean and Donald. He attended school in Vancouver followed by graduation from UBC with a Degree in Commerce. Ian was employed by Gulf Canada and Petro Canada. Ian lived life with zest and passion, taking advantage of every day to the fullest. He spent many enjoyable hours golfing and curling over the years. Ian was happiest spending time with his family and many friends, recently sharing time between Surprise, Arizona and Calgary.
Ian is survived by his loving wife, Cathy; his children, Bonnie, Laurie, Bruce, their spouses Clement Wan and Scott Dudley; his beloved grandchildren, Jennifer, Aaron and Stephanie of whom he was incredibly proud, along with many nieces and nephews. The family wishes to express thanks and appreciation for the kind care received from the Tom Baker Cancer Centre, the Alberta Health Services home care and the Agape Hospice, especially Major Fay.
At Ian’s request, there will be no service. If friends do so desire a donation can be made in his name to the Canadian Cancer Society. www.cancer.ca
In living memory of Ian Auld, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH, Telephone: 403-276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences