May 1, 1960 – Regina, SK
March 17, 2017 – Calgary, AB
Gerald Englund, beloved husband of Karen of Calgary, passed away on Friday, March 17, 2017 at the age of 56 years following a courageous battle with cancer.
Ger is survived by his wife Karen, her children, Ashley (Brandon) and Brad (Melissa); his mother Ruth; brother Nelson; sisters, Lane, Sandra (Reg), Janet (Scott), and Amber (Chris); nieces Jonelle (Mario), Naomi, Sara (Dale) and Amber Jalane (Justin); nephews Jeremy (Jen), Ty, Nicholas, Mattias and Lee; nine great-nieces and nephews, many cousins and friends.
Ger was predeceased by his father Art; his nephew Jon and his wife Marianne; brother-in-law George and great-nephew Dorian.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Eastside, 5388 Memorial Drive N.E., Calgary, AB) on March 21, 2017 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Eastside, 5388 Memorial Drive N.E., Calgary, AB) on March 23, 2017 at 2:30 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
We are grateful for the care and skill of the doctors and other hospital staff who cared for Ger, and supported us in this journey.
In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes in Ger’s honour may be made directly to the Alberta Cancer Foundation, c/o Tom Baker Cancer Centre, 1331 – 29 Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 4N2 Telephone: 1 (866) 412-4222. www.albertacancer.ca/memorial.
In living memory of Ger, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Eastside, 5388 MEMORIAL DRIVE N.E., Calgary, AB Telephone: 403- 248-8585.
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