July 11, 1925 – October 2, 2011
John Eslinger, beloved husband of Molly, passed away on Sunday, October 2, 2011 at the age of 86 years.
John was born in Burstall, SK. He worked for forty-two years at Robin Hood Flour Mills LTD and part-time with Canada Post for over thirty years. John and Molly were one of the founding members of Centre Street Church.
Besides his loving wife of sixty-five years, John is survived by two sons, Allen and Bob and his companion Diana; his sister Irene Cunnings and sister-in-law Alma Eslinger as well as his nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his sister Ella; brothers, Enoch and Ted.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Sunday, October 9, 2011 from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. A Memorial Service will be held in the Chapel at Centre Street Church “Central Campus” (3900 – 2nd Street N.E.) Tuesday, October 11, 2011 at 1:00 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes 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. We wish to thank the Palliative Team of the Santuari Hospice at the Peter Lougheed Hospital for their wonderful care shown to John.
In living memory of John Eslinger, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Park Cochrane by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH Telephone: (403) 276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences