March 17, 1930 – Willmar, SK
May 30, 2013 – Calgary, AB
Elmer (Al) Luhr, beloved husband of Doreen, of Calgary, passed away peacefully Thursday May 30, 2013 at the age of 83 years, surrounded by his loving family.
Al was born on March 17, 1930 in Willmar, SK.
Al is survived by his wife, Doreen, four sons; Darryl (Jo-Ann), Brent (Debbie), Rod (Iris) and Greg (Debra), daughter, Leanne Machowski (Mike), two grandsons; Jarrett Luhr (Krista) and Evan Luhr (Chelsea), three granddaughters; Chelsey Luhr, Taylor Luhr and Emily Machowski, his brother Earl (Marg), three nieces; Debra (Lyle) Posehn, Linda (Peter) Bandorf and Lori (Darrel) Urzulan, all of Regina, SK. Al will be greatly missed by all.
He was predeceased by his parents; Fred and Lena Luhr.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W. Calgary, AB) on Friday, June 7, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. In lieu of flowers memorial tributes in Al’s name may be made directly to the Alberta Cancer Foundation, c/o Tom Baker Cancer Centre, 1331 – 29 Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 4N2 www.albertacancer.ca/memorial or to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 200, 119 – 14th Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 1Z6 www.heartandstroke.ca.
In living memory of Al Luhr, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Calgary, AB, T2S 2L5, Telephone: 403-243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences