July 27, 1931 – June 20, 2010
Walter Chmilar, beloved husband of Elaine, father to David, Michael and Kevin; father-in-law to Gertrud and Cheryl and grandfather to Suzanne and Sarah. of Calgary, passed away on Sunday, June 20, 2010 at the age of 78 years.
Walter was born on July 27, 1931. He graduated from the Faculty of Engineering at the University of Alberta in 1956. He enjoyed hiking and skiing throughout the Canadian Rockies, golfing and travelling.
Walter is survived by his family and his siblings, Allison, Johnny, Dennis, and Diana.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Saturday, June 26, 2010 at 2:30 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Parkinson’s Society of Southern Alberta, #102, 5636 Burbank Crescent S.E., Calgary, AB T2H 1Z6 Telephone: (403) 243-9901, www.parkinsons-society.org.
In living memory of Walter Chmilar, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH Telephone: (403) 276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences