August 29, 1928 – October 21, 2010
Walter Kilbourn, beloved husband of Eva passed away peacefully in Calgary on Thursday, October 21, 2010 at the age of 82 years with his family at his side.
Walter was born and raised in Calgary. He married Margaret Standen on March 10, 1951. After her passing, he later met Eva Keeskes and they married on November 19, 1988. Walter’s biggest passions were: golf, tennis, skiing and water sports.
Besides his loving wife Eva, Walter will be remembered by his son Doug (Diane) of Cochrane, AB, grandson Derek (Sarah) of Gabriola Island, BC, grandson Devon of Golden, BC and granddaughter Danelle (Jeffrey) of Saskatoon, SK, son Donald of Calgary, AB, son David (Aimée) of Campbellville, ON, grandson Tammas and granddaughter Bronwyn, son Arnold (Gwen) and grandsons Patrick, Mike and Shawn, daughter Ophelia (Lee) and granddaughter Grace. Walter will also be remembered by his brothers Don (Connie) and Gary and sister-in-law Doreen.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Saturday, October 23, 2010 at 3:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 200, 119 – 14th Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 1Z6 Telephone: (403) 264-5549, www.heartandstroke.ca. A very special thank you to the staff of the Cardiac Care Unit of Foothills Medical Centre for their care and compassion.
In living memory of Walter Kilbourn, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH Telephone: (403) 276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences