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KAISER, Roy Edward

May 6, 1918 – April 7, 2012

Roy Kaiser passed away on Saturday, April 7, 2012 at Bethany Nursing Home after a short illness, one month short of his 94th birthday.

Roy was born in Calgary and lived here most of his life, except for a two periods of time working in B.C. He married Winn Marriott (nee
Storey) in 1956 and became an instant father to her two children; they went on to have two more sons. Roy grew up in the neighbourhood of Bridgeland, an area occupied by proud immigrant families who helped to create the city of Calgary.

He is survived by his children Rob Kaiser (Linda) and Don Kaiser (Cristina), both of Calgary and by his step-children Chris Marriott of Calgary and Michael Marriott (Martha) of Burnaby B.C. He is further survived by  sisters-in-law,  Doreen Kaiser and a brother-in-law, Jim Mabley and many nieces and nephews. He will be remembered by his five grandchildren, Susan, Lisa, Sarah, Evan and Lauren, and his three great-grandchildren, Alice, Nolan and Gavin.

Roy was predeceased by  all of his six siblings, as well as his wife Winn.

Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Tuesday, April 24, 2012 at 10:30 a.m. Forward condolences through If friends so desire, memorial donations may be made to the Calgary Bethany Foundation 1001 17 St. N.W. Calgary, AB T2N 2E6 or at The family wishes to thank the staff on the eighth floor at Bethany Nursing Home for the wonderful way they cared for Roy while he was there, especially in the last days of his life.

In living memory of Roy Kaiser, 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.

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  1. Dear Chris & Family, may the sun shine on your shoulders as you work your way following the dealth of Roy. With Love, Pegi

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  2. Peter J.M. Pallesen :

    My condolences to the Kaiser family. Roy was employed by my late parents Florence and Norman Pallesen in their firm Ferguson Supply Alberta Ltd. when it was based in the Manchester district, I remain, Peter Pallesen.

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