November 22, 1928 – April 2, 2013
Carl Brakke, beloved husband of Tina Brakke of Calgary, passed away on April 2, 2013 at the age of 84 years.
Carl was born in Amsterdam, Holland and will be lovingly remembered by his wife Tina, sons Paul and Frank, granddaughters Madelyn and Alannah, and numerous other family members. Carl was predeceased by his son Gerard, parents Gerard and Elisabeth Brakke.
A Celebration of Carl’s life will be held at Woodcliff United Church (5010 Spruce Drive S.W.) on Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. In lieu of flowers donations may be made directly to the Arthritis Society, #200, 1301 – 8 Street S.W., Calgary, AB T2R 1B7 Telephone: (403) 228-2571 or 1 (800) 321-1433, www.arthritis.ca or directly to S.T.A.R.S. (Shock Trauma Air Rescue Society), Box 570, 1441 Aviation Park N.E., Calgary, AB T2E 8M7 Telephone: (403) 295-1811, www.stars.ca. Special thanks to all the staff at Southwood Hospice.
In living memory of Carl Brakke, 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