July 10, 1928 – Yorkshire, England
November 28, 2013 – Calgary, Alberta
Chris Masterman of Calgary passed away on November 28, 2013 at the age of 85 years.
Chris immigrated to Toronto in 1957 and began his teaching career in Ottawa in 1961. Following his retirement in 1989 he moved to Calgary to be closer to his children and grandchildren. Chris was always active in the community and church. His passions were gardening, painting and singing. Chris was a member of the Stampede City Chorus and active in a number of other groups. He had a joy for life and new experiences. Chris will be dearly missed and always remembered by his family, friends and his dog, Happy.
Chris is survived by his two children Debbie and John Masterman; grandchildren Christopher and Jonathan (Savannah) Fox; his twin brother Neville Masterman; sister Ursula Sainsbury; sisters-in-law Rowena Stickler and Zenith Losacco and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his wife of forty-eight years Fay Masterman in December 2012.
A Memorial Service will be held at The Anglican Parish of St. Mark and St. Philip (1802 – 33 Avenue S.W.) on Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 2:30 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to St. Mark and St. Philip Anglican Church Telephone: (403) 244-0198.
In living memory of Chris Masterman, 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