December 20, 1942 – February 27, 2013
It is with great sadness the family of Ian Mackay announce his passing at Foothills Medical Centre on Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at the age of 70 years.
Ian was born in Montreal, QC to Dorothy Marie Mackay (nee Cooper) and the late James Ian Mackay. He grew up in Montreal, where he met his beloved wife Gail, transferring to Calgary in 1990. Ian started with Nordair and retired from Canadian Airlines in 1996.
Ian is survived by his wife of forty-four years Gail Mackay (nee Rogers); mother Dorothy McBride; sister-in-law Linda (Bruce) Sutton; nephew Brent (Karen) Sutton and family; and father-in-law Sidney Rogers.
A Celebration of Ian’s life will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Crowfoot Chapel (82 Crowfoot Circle N.W.), on Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Tom Baker Cancer Centre, 1331-29 Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 4N2, 1-866-238-3735, or to ARF Animal Rescue Foundation, 403-243-1910, www.arf.ab.ca. Thank-you to all the doctors and staff at the Tom Baker Cancer Centre, Foothills Medical Centre and Rockyview Hospital.
In living memory of Ian Mackay, 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