John German of Calgary passed away on Thursday, April 3, 2008 at the age of 90 years.
John was born in Beiseker and farmed in the Keoma area for many years before retiring to Calgary in 1973.
John is survived by his children, Wayne (MaryAnn), Jeannette Bremault, Neil (Anne), Lyle (Linda) and Esther’s children, Rita Carmichael, Jeannette (Barry) Sept, Don Potter and numerous nephews, nieces and grandchildren. He is also survived by his brothers, Matt and Lawrence; sisters, Loretta, Rosina, Ann, and Margaret. John was predeceased by his first wife Agatha in 1970, his second wife Esther in 2006 and son Francis in 1993.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Sunday, April 6, 2008 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Thomas More Catholic Church (15 Templebow Road N.E.) on Monday, April 7, 2008 at 11:30 a.m. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 200, 119 – 14th Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 1Z6 Telephone: (403) 264-5549, www.heartandstroke.ca. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of John German, 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) 276-2296Print This Obituary & Condolences