November 2, 1930 – Medicine Hat, Alberta
December 2, 2013 – Calgary, Alberta
Reuben William (Bill) Klukus, beloved husband of Rosella Klukus of Calgary, passed away peacefully at the Tom Baker Cancer Centre on Monday, December 2, 2013 at the age of 83 years.
Born in Medicine Hat, Bill retired in 1989 from CP Rail after forty-two years at Ogden Shops.
Besides his loving wife Rosella of fifty-three years, Bill is also survived by his sons, Michael (Sandra) and Jeffrey (Rachelle), all of Calgary; grandchildren, Scott, Lisa, Hayden, and Christopher; sisters, Evelyn Peterson and Gladys Kwasnicki; and many nieces and nephews. Bill was predeceased by his parents Edward Klukus and Lydia Cote.
A Celebration of Bill’s Life will be held at Thorncliffe Greenview Community Center (5600 Centre Street North) on Friday, December 6, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, in lieu of flowers, memorial tributes in Bill’s honour may be made directly to the Alberta Cancer Foundation, c/o Tom Baker Cancer Centre, 1331 – 29 Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 4N2 Telephone: 1 (866) 412-4222, http://albertacancer.ca/page.aspx?pid=893&tab=0&frsid=11313&uppid=11328. A special thanks to Unit 47.
In living memory of Bill Klukus, 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