Boris (Bob) Blyakher, beloved husband of Sherri-Lynn Yacowar/Blyakher of Calgary, passed away on Thursday, July 6, 2006 after a courageous battle with cancer of which he fought with determination and strength.
His last years were spent employed with Snap On Tools of Canada; he drew great support and happiness from his job. He will be forever remembered as nothing less than a hero to Sherri-Lynn and all the lives he touched.
Besides the apple of his eye, Sherri-Lynn, Bob is sadly missed by his family; everyone at Snap On Tools; friends and acquaintances; and his dog, Lucy.
Funeral Services will be held at the Jewish Memorial Chapel, (North East Corner of Highway 22X & 37th Street S.W., TELEPHONE: 244-4717) on Monday, July 10, 2006 at 2:00 p.m. Graveside Service to follow at the Jewish Cemetery (30th Avenue & Erlton Street S.W.). 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. The family wishes to thank all of Bob’s friends and medical professionals who provided him with loving and caring support throughout his journey.Print This Obituary & Condolences