Ervin Lohse, beloved husband of Mrs. Olga Lohse of Calgary, passed away on Sunday, June 5, 2005.
Ervin was born on January 29, 1915 on the family farm in Saskatchewan. He farmed in the Southern Saskatchewan area before retiring to Calgary in 1971 to be nearer to his family. Farming and family were the most important things in life to Ervin. Ervin is survived by his wife Olga of sixty-five years; three daughters and sons-in-law, June and Ralph Melnik of Red Deer, AB, Donna and Morley Moger of Calgary, AB, Bev and Matt Kozun of Regina, SK; five grandchildren, Robin and Kirk Irwin of Langley, BC, Coleen and Brent Wesley of Red Deer, AB, Bonnie and Jim Fraser of Victoria, BC, Rocky and Julie Downton of Lacombe, AB, Loni and Alice Moger of Calgary, AB; and seventeen great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his parents, mother Susan on January 1943, father Albert on March 1959.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY?S Eastside Memorial Chapel (5388 Memorial Drive N.E.) on Thursday, June 9, 2005 at 3:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Alzheimer Society of Calgary, #201, 222 ? 58 Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T2H 2S3 Telephone: (403) 290-0110. Special thanks to the Dr?s and staff at the Dr. Vernon Fanning Centre and Forest Grove for their kindness and compassion.
In living memory of Ervin Lohse, a tree will be planted by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Eastside Memorial Chapel, 5388 MEMORIAL DRIVE N.E., CALGARY. Telephone: (403) 248-8585.Print This Obituary & Condolences