Rudolph (Rudy) Lieskovsky, beloved husband of fifty-four years to Marlene (nee Tigner) of Calgary, passed away on Saturday, October 13, 2007 at the age of 80 years.
Rudy was born in Cimhova, Czechoslovakia and moved to Hillcrest, Alberta with his family in 1933. He graduated from Bellevue High School and received his Bachelor of Science in Geology from The University of Oklahoma in 1949. He received his Professional Geologist designation from the A.P.E.G.G.A. in 1975. Rudy worked in the oil business in exploration geology throughout Saskatchewan and Alberta for several years before moving to Libya with Marlene where he worked for two years before retiring.
Besides his loving wife, Marlene, Rudy is survived by his four sons and two daughters-in-law, Stephen, David and Vivian, Mark and Louise, Michael; his grandchildren, Christopher, Jeremy, Shaun, Heather; and his dedicated dog, Maggie.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Wednesday, October 17, 2007 at 7:30 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church (4718 Worcester Drive S.W.) on Thursday, October 18, 2007 at 1:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made directly to The Alzheimer Society of Calgary, Suite 201, 222 – 58th Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T2H 2S3, Telephone: (403)290-0110, www.alzheimercalgary.com. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Rudy Lieskovsky, 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