Garry Bauman, beloved husband of Marlys Bauman of Calgary, passed away on Monday, October 16, 2006 at the age of 66 years.
Garry was born in Innisfail, AB on July 21, 1940. Starting his hockey career, he received a scholarship after being scouted by Michigan Tech. Garry later was a goaltender in the NHL, playing for the Montreal Canadiens and then the Minnesota North Stars. When he retired from hockey he pursued a teaching career at Strathcona Tweedsmuir School until his retirement in 1999. Garry enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren; he loved camping, fishing and going on “road trips” with Marlys. He is survived by his wife Marlys; son Greg; daughters and sons-in-law, Pam and Paul, Janet and Sheldon; and grandchildren, Taylor, Jake, Morgan, and Robbie. Garry was predeceased by his father Norman in 1988; and his mother Eva in 1996.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Sunday, October 22, 2006 at 2:30 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Alberta Cancer Foundation, c/o Tom Baker Cancer Centre, 1331 – 29 Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 4N2 Telephone: (403) 521-3433 or directly to the charity of the donour’s choice.
In living memory of Garry Bauman, 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