June 5, 1934 – November 12, 2011
Chalmers Lunn, beloved husband of Joy Lunn of Calgary, passed away on Saturday, November 12, 2011 at the age of 77 years.
Chalmers was born in Edinburgh, Scotland and immigrated to Canada in 1952, initially living in Penticton, BC. In 1953 he settled in Calgary and began work in the land department of various oil companies, including Canada – Cities Service, Canadian Occidental Petroleum, and NEXEN. After retiring in 1992, he returned to consult for a few years. Throughout his career, Chalmers was fortunate to work with many wonderful coworkers of whom he often spoke.
Chalmers is survived by his wife of fifty years Joy; daughter Barbara (Brent Polinkas); son Jim; adored grandchildren, Lauren and Kevin; and his sister Joyce. At the family’s request, there will be no service. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, 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 or directly to the Bethany Care Centre, 916 – 18A Street N.W.
Calgary, AB T2N 1C6. Special thanks and gratitude to the outstanding staff of the 7th and 8th floors of the Bethany Care Centre in Calgary.
In living memory of Chalmers Lunn, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Park Cochrane by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 Crowfoot Circle N.W. Telephone: (403) 241-0044.Print This Obituary & Condolences