October 12, 1921 – Amsterdam, The Netherlands
December 6, 2013 – Calgary, Alberta
Theo Bruseker beloved husband of Annette, passed away on Friday, December 6, 2013 at the age of 92 years.
Theo was born and educated in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, one of twelve children. After receiving a degree in Petroleum Geology he first moved to Indonesia in 1948 then to Edmonton in 1952, working for Imperial Oil. In 1972 he was transferred to Calgary, retiring from Dome Petroleum in1985. He is survived by his wife Annette Bruseker, his four sons and four daughters-in-law, Theo and Marie of Edmonton, Leo and Sandy of St. Albert, Frank and Annette of Airdrie, Ian and Donna of Sechelt and one daughter and son-in-law Karen and Archie of Rimbey. He is also survived by eleven grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and three sisters in The Netherlands. Theo was predeceased by his first wife Maria in 1981.
Funeral Mass will be Celebrated at Sacred Heart Catholic Church (1307 – 14th Street S.W.) on Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial donations may be made directly to Doctors Without Borders, 720 Spadina Avenue, Suite 402 Toronto, ON, Canada M5S 2T9 www.msf.ca
In living memory of Theo Bruseker, 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