July 26, 1947 – September 3, 2012
John beloved husband of Louise Mary Graham of Calgary, AB, passed away on September 3, 2012 at the age of 65 years.
John was born on July 26, 1947 in New Westminster, BC. At the age of sixteen he joined the Royal Canadian Service Corps and was posted for one year in Egypt with Nato. He lived in Masset, Queen Charlotte Islands, B.C. for 27years. During this time John was a self-employed Commercial Fisherman and also a manager with BC Hydro. John married Louise on April 8, 1967 and has resided in Calgary for the last 13years where he became the owner of his own company, C.W. Eavestroughing (Calgary) Inc. John was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion and was respected by all his employees and fellow contractors. His most memorable trip was the one they took in their motor home to Disneyland with his family. He also enjoyed the song “My Maria” by Brooks and Dunn. His greatest joy in his life are John’s four grand-children; Michael, Caitlin, Brendon and Haley, as well as family and friends. John fought a six year courageous battle with Cancer and will always be remembered as a fabulous husband, father, father-in-law, grandfather and friend to many.
John is survived by his loving wife Louise of 45 years, daughter D’Arcy and son-in-law Scott and best friends “Shilo” and “Odie”
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