May 26, 1928 – August 18, 2009
Josef Jaeger, beloved father, grandfather and great-grandfather, passed away peacefully after a short battle with cancer.
Josef was born in Germany and moved to Calgary in 1958, where he lived and worked most of his life.
Josef is survived by his sons and daughters-in-law, Jerry (Dolores), and Peter (Joyce), both of Calgary; grandchildren, Steven (Jessica), Corinna (Jason), Shannon (Cory), Jennifer (T.J.), Jamie, and Jackie (Armando); five great-grandchildren, Ashley, Justin, Paige, Bryce, and Travis. Josef is also survived by cousin, Marlis (Walter) Krause of Calgary and many other relatives and friends. Josef was predeceased by his wife, Christa of fifty-eight years, and his grandson Bradley.
Josef will be forever missed by his loving family.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Sunday August 23, 2009 from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Monday, August 24, 2009 at 2:30 p.m. You may forward condolences 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: (403) 521-3433, or directly to Calgary Health Trust, c/o Palliative Home Care Team, Suite 800, 11012 MacLeod Trail S.E., Calgary, AB T2J 6A5, Telephone: (403)943-0615, www.thetrust.ca . Special thanks go out to the Palliative Home Care Team.
In living memory of Josef Jaeger a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. Telephone: (403) 256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences