Stewart Johnston of Calgary passed away at the Sarcee Hospice on Sunday, November 7, 2004 at the age of 89 years.
Stewart was born on December 14, 1914 in Alsask, SK and was raised in Mantario, SK. He moved to Alberta in 1937 and began his career as a Trucker in the oil industry. Stewart married Gladys Wegener in 1942 in Calgary.
Stewart is survived by his son and daughter-in-law Richard (Dick) and Susan Johnston; a daughter Sheila Johnston, all of Calgary; a grandson and his wife Stephen Johnston and Jolaine Antonio of Calgary; a granddaughter and her husband Jennifer and Sheldon Poje of Redcliff, AB; and two great-grandchildren Zachary and Cassidy Poje. Stewart was predeceased by his wife Gladys on September 20, 1997; two brothers, Sandy and Kenneth; and three sisters, Muriel, Annetta, and Elsie.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Thursday, November 11, 2004 at 2:30 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Calgary Health Trust Sarcee Hospice, 10101 Southport Road SW, Calgary, AB T2W 3N2 Telephone: (403) 943 – 0615, www.calgaryhealthtrust.org.
In living memory of Stewart Johnston, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E., CALGARY, TELEPHONE: (403) 256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences