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MAIN – Robert Barrie

November 19, 1944 – May 4, 2010

Barrie Main of Calgary passed away on Tuesday, May 4, 2010 at the age of 65.

Barrie was born in Victoria, BC and had lived in Calgary for over forty years. He was a Senior Analyst in the Department of Administrative Systems at the University of Calgary until his retirement.

Barrie is survived by his sister and brother-in-law, Heather and Tad Nishimura of Atherton, California; and nephews, Marc, Andrew, and Curtis Nishimura. He was predeceased by his parents, Alex and Lily Main.

Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Thursday, May 13, 2010 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, donations may be made to the Barrie Main Memorial Travel Fund at the Western Canada Motorsport Association, Attention Dave Fowler, 3908 – 134 Avenue, Edmonton, AB T5A 3J8.

In living memory of Barrie Main, 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.

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  1. Tony Barnfather :

    Barrie, I have great memories of working with you at the University. I will miss our occasional chats on F1 racing and like many, will fondly remember you for your love of motor sport.

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  2. Garfield Quan :

    Barrie, I met you as a young fresh wet behind the ears kid when I first started work at the University. You were always great to talk to about racing and other topics that came up. You will be missed.

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  3. Esther V. Wood :

    Heather, please accept my sincerest condolences to you and ‘your men’…
    What a shock it was to hear about Barrie’s death…A friend from “Wednesday Girl’s Day” let me know.
    We miss your Mom so much.
    Hugs, Esther.

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  4. Michael Lemanski :

    Barrie, you were a stalwart enthusiast of motorsports, with a long history of contributions to the sport. You will be missed, Godspeed.

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  5. Annlyn & Phil Lambnck :

    Dear Heather, Tad, Marc, Andrew, Curtis and friends of Barrie, please accept our heartfelt condolences. Barrie was a dearly loved cousin who will be missed very much. Although we did not see each other often we have fond memories that will last forever. We always enjoyed hearing Barrie talk about his love and involvement with motor sports.
    Hugs and much love to you all,
    Annlyn, Phil and family

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