September 17, 1929 – March 19, 2013
Erwin Glutz passed away peacefully at home with his family by his side on Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at the age of 83 years.
Erwin will be lovingly remembered by his wife Gertrude, daughter Susi (Stormy) and grandchildren Amber, Erich and Alex. He was born in Switzerland and met Gertrude in 1945 in her hometown of Mumliswil, Switzerland while he was apprenticing as an electrician. He immigrated to Canada in 1952 with his brother and Gertrude followed in 1957. They then moved to Calgary where they have lived ever since. Erwin worked for Con-Force for thirty years and was an active member of the Swiss Rifle Club and Crossbow Club.
A Celebration of Life will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W. Calgary, AB) on Sunday, March 24, 2013 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. A special thanks to the staff at Palliative Care and Unit 74 at the Rockyview Hospital
In living memory of Erwin Glutz, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Calgary, AB, T2S 2L5, Telephone: 403-243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences