Ed Chynoweth, beloved husband of forty-five years to Linda Chynoweth of Calgary and loving father and best friend to Jeff and Dean, passed away on Tuesday, April 22, 2008 at the age of 66 years.
Ed was born on December 14, 1941 in Dodsland, SK. Ed and Linda moved from Saskatoon to Calgary with the Western Hockey League in 1976 and have resided in Calgary ever since. Ed will be remembered as a builder of the game of hockey with the Western Hockey League and the Canadian Hockey League.
Besides his loving wife Linda, Ed is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Jeff and Michele Chynoweth of Cranbrook, BC, Dean and Rebecca Chynoweth of Swift Current, SK; and was also “Poppa” to three grandchildren, Courtney, Ryan and Stella. He is also survived by his siblings, Don (Buck) and Arlene Chynoweth of Kindersley, SK, Jack and Brenda Chynoweth, Joan and Chuck Ogle, all of Saskatoon; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be held at First Alliance Church (12345 – 40th Street S.E.) on Monday, May 5, 2008 at 2:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Foothills Country Hospice Society, P.O. Box 274, Okotoks, AB T1S 1A5 or to the Alberta Cancer Foundation, c/o Tom Baker Cancer Centre, 1331 – 29 Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 4N2 Telephone: (403) 521-3433.
In living memory of Ed Chynoweth, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. Telephone: (403) 256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences