June 4, 1937 – August 6, 2009
It is with much sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of John Baumber, physician, educator, humanitarian, Professor Emeritus, and a founder of the University of Calgary’s Faculty of Medicine. Predeceased by his son Michael in 1997, John will be sorely missed by his wife Joan, daughters Kirsten and Kate, son Stephen, their partners, his granddaughter Charlotte, and his many friends, colleagues and students.
A Memorial Service will be held at the Cathedral Church of the Redeemer (218 – 7 Ave S.E.) on Saturday, August 15th, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. 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. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of John Baumber, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Telephone: (403) 243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences