June 11, 1930 – Dauphin, Manitoba
June 30, 2014 – Calgary, Alberta
Jack, beloved husband of Victoria Margaret Baran (nee Brezden) of Calgary, passed away on Monday, June 30, 2014 at the age of 84 years.
Jack passed away at the South Health Campus with his family at his side. He leaves behind Victoria (Vicki) his wife of 58 years; two sons Gregory (Jami); Richard (Patty) and children Alicia and Hannah; and daughter Lisa (Rob) and children Brittany and Anthony. He is also survived by brother Mike of Kelowna, sister Jean of Kamloops, BC, brother Len of Thunder Bay, ON and brother Ron of Collingwood, ON as well as numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Jack was predeceased by his parents, Peter and Mary Baran; sister Ann and brother Wally.
Jack was born in Dauphin, MB and moved to Calgary in 1966. He worked in the Plumbing and Pipefitting Industry. For several years he sang with the Calgary Stampede City Chorus. He was an active member of St. Cecilia’s Church Choir and Knights of Columbus. Jack was blessed with a keen sense of humour and a quick wit. We would like to express our sincere thanks to our friends and relatives for their outpouring support and prayers. Thank you to the staff at the South Health Campus for their outstanding compassionate care. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 200, 119 – 14th Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 1Z6 Telephone: (403) 264-5549, www.heartandstroke.ca or the Canadian Cancer Society, 200 – 325 Manning Rd. N.E., Calgary, AB T2E 2P5 Telephone: (403) 205-3966, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Cecilia’s Catholic Church (321 – 90th Avenue S.E.) on Friday, July 4, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Jack Baran, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Calgary, AB, T2S 2L5, Telephone: 403-243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences