Robert (Bob) Peter McCallum beloved husband of Flo of Calgary, passed away peacefully after complications with Lou Gehrig’s disease on Wednesday, November 15, 2006 at the age of 63 years.
For 36 years, Bob had a long and successful career with AGT/TELUS in Edmonton and Calgary. After his retirement in 1997, Bob took great pleasure in creating and maintaining his Japanese garden, cheering on the Stampeders & Flames, and spending time with his two precious grandchildren.
Bob is lovingly remembered by his wife Flo; sons Greg (Carrie) and Brad; and grandchildren Josh and Danica. Bob is also survived by many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his father Donald; mother Jesse; and by his sister and brother-in-law, Donna and Bob Wood.
Funeral Services will be held at First Alliance Church (12345 – 40th Street S.E.) on Monday, November 20, 2006 at 3:30 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. In lieu of flowers, if friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the A.L.S. Society of Alberta, Suite 400, 320 – 23 Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T2S 0J2 www.alsab.ca. Bob?s family is extremely appreciative of the gentle and respectful care he received from Dr. Rimmer and the nursing staff of Unit 44 at the Peter Lougheed. The family would also like to extend a special thank you to Geraldine Young (Home Care) and Jane Rivest (ALS Society of Alberta) for their overwhelming support and compassion.
In living memory of Bob McCallum, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 Bannister Road S.E. Telephone: (403) 256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences