Bill Jones of Calgary passed away peacefully at home, on Tuesday February 28, 2006, at the age of 81 years.
Bill was born on March 31, 1924 in Ardath, SK, and has resided in Calgary since 1960. Bill worked in the oil and gas industry and was a founding member of All-Can Engineering and Surveys. He belonged to the Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, British Columbia, and the Canadian Land Surveyors Associations, and he was also a member of the Willow Park Golf and Country Club.
Bill is remembered by his children, Bruce and Jo-anne Jones, Daniel and Diana Jones, Allan Jones, Glen Jones, Gail and Arnott Thomson, and Debbie Smith, all of Calgary; fifteen grandchildren, Chris, Jennifer, Carrie, Sarah, Cathy, Dayna, Cyndy, Kyle, Daniel, Amanda, Bobby, Christian, Shaylene, Hannah and Rebecca; and three great-grandchildren; Raina, Caleb, and Keltie. He is also survived by his brother Ben and Peggy Jones, and sister Evelyn and Joe Klein.
Bill was predeceased by his wife Edna on September 26, 2005.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Saturday, March 4, 2006, at 10:00 a.m. with the Rev. Bryan D. Derksen of McDougall United Church, Presider. Graveside Service to follow at Union Cemetery. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Salvation Army, 420 – 9 Avenue SE, Calgary, AB T2G 0R9 Telephone: (403) 410-1111, www.salvationarmy.org.
In living memory of Bill Jones, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Telephone: (403) 243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences