Dr. Peter Lindsay passed away on June 29, 2006 in Calgary at the age of 72. Peter was born in Brisbane, Australia on June 5, 1934. He came to Canada in 1966 to complete his PhD at the University of Alberta in the Physical Education Faculty. He subsequently became a Professor, Chairman, and Associate Dean within that Faculty until his retirement in 1993. Since then he has divided his time between Australia and Alberta visiting family and friends as well as pursuing his favourite passions, golf and windsurfing.
Peter is survived by his wife Berrice, his seven children, Steven (Meredith), David (Barb), Graeme (Andrea), Bruce, Ian (Pam), Paul (Linda), and Jan (Don), and his twelve grandchildren, Meghan, Mathew, Emma, Kate, Michael, Steven, Jason, Ashley, Allie, Sam, Mary, and Luke.
Peter’s family would like to thank the staff at the Agape Hospice and at the Tom Baker Cancer Centre for their kindness, excellent care and compassion. A Private Service will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Monday, July 3, 2006.
In living memory of Dr. Peter Lindsay, 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