Benny Christensen of Calgary passed away at the Sarcee Hospice on Wednesday, December 1, 2004 at the age of 63 years.
Benny was born in Haderslev, Denmark on December 6, 1940 and moved to Canada in 1956 at the age of 16 years.
Benny worked at Caltrax and put great value in the friendships and relationships he developed there. He loved motorcycles and touring around the country. Benny’s passion was carpentry and having a couple of beers with his pals.
Benny is remembered by a daughter Nina and her husband Andrew Silver of Calgary; two sons, Paul of Edmonton and Jeff of Toronto, ON; two grandchildren, Amelia and Victoria; two brothers, Ole and his wife Sue, and Bruno; and a nephew Jason and his wife Kelly. Benny was predeceased by his mother Gerda and his father Rejner.
Memorial Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Monday, December 6, 2004 at 10:00 am. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Calgary Health Trust – Carewest: Sarcee Hospice, 3504 – 29 Street SW, Calgary, AB T3E 2L3 Telephone: (403) 685 – 6460. The family would like to extend a very special thanks to the staff at the Sarcee Hospice for the wonderful care given to Benny.
In living memory of Benny Christensen, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W., CALGARY. Telephone: (403) 243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences