Robert “Percy” Hoskin beloved husband of Cheryle Hoskin of Calgary, passed away on Saturday, January 12, 2008 at the age of 62.
Percy was born December 5, 1945 at the Calgary General Hospital. He had worked many years at Hudson Bay Oil and Gas in the printing department. Percy later began his own successful company, Percy’s Printing, which he operated since 1982. He was an avid golfer, loved fishing, playing cards and games.
Besides his loving wife Cheryle, Percy is also survived by his daughter and son-in-law Candice and Scott Nelson of Calgary and two grandchildren Kaysha and Cory. He is also survived by his sisters; Betty, Marie and Jennie and his brothers; Wilbur and Gordon. Percy was predeceased by his parents Katie and Herbert Hoskin and sister Lillian Anderson.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Thursday, January 17, 2008 at 2:30 p.m. This will not be a religious ceremony but all will be invited to speak and share their memories. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Agapé Hospice, 1302 – 8 Avenue N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 1B8 Telephone: (403) 282-6588, or to If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to The Calgary Humane Society, 4455 – 110th Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB T2C 2T7, Telephone: (403)205-4455, www.calgaryhumane.ca.
In living memory of Percy Hoskin, 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) 276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences