Peacefully surrounded by his loving family, Alex passed away on Tuesday, October 21, 2008, in Calgary at the age of 83 years.
Beloved husband of fifty-nine years to Jane, adored father of Daintry Lynn (Mike Howard), and Nancy (Ted Wilkins); and cherished Papa of Ryan and Daniel, Kate, Leslie, Scott, and Michael.
Born in Montreal, he was an RCAF veteran of WWII. He graduated from McGill University in 1949, and joined Bell Canada where he worked for over thirty years. Alex’s wonderful sense of humour, sharp mind, and love of life never left him. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Tuesday, October 28, 2008 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel on Wednesday, October 29, 2008 at 11:00 a.m.. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made directly to the Canadian Cancer Society or to Sarcee Hospice, 3405 29 Street SW, Calgary, AB T3E 2L3. Telephone: 403-685-6460.Print This Obituary & Condolences