Martin Austin, beloved and loving husband of Terry, passed away at home in his sleep on Monday, March 22, 2004 at the age of 73 years.
He is survived by his loving children, Lucy (Adrian Wright), Kate (Jim Parker), Toby (Heather Lee), Tom (Jacqui Dunkley), and William (Susan McLeay); his sister Joy (Brian Pannaman) in England; and his grandchildren whom he loved dearly and was looking forward so much to see grow up, Bronwyn and Simon; Quinn, Oliver, Georgia, and Elliott; Benjamin and Jennifer; Dominique, Olivia, and Gabrielle; and, Daniel and Donald.
Born and raised in England, Martin immigrated with Terry and their five children to Canada in 1965 settling in Calgary where he pursued his career as an orthopaedic surgeon. He adjusted easily to retirement in 1995 and remained, as always, busy and energetic as he pursued his many other interests including gardening, golf, military history, and skiing. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Saturday, March 27, 2004 at 2:30 P.M. To forward condolences go to www.mcinnisandholloway.com. Flowers are gratefully declined, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 1825 Park Road S.E., Calgary, AB T2G 3Y6 Telephone: (403) 264-5549 www.heartandstroke.ca.
In living memory of Martin Austin, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W., CALGARY, TELEPHONE: (403) 243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences