August 26, 1933 – October 18, 2012
Bill McKenna beloved husband of Myken of Calgary passed away on Thursday, October 18, 2012 at the age of 79 years.
Bill was a graduate of Brandeis University class of ’55 and Football Hall of Fame Inductee in 1993. He played for the Calgary Stampeders as a tight end from 1955 -1963. Bill started work for Texaco in 1955 retiring in 1989 as Chief Geophysicist.
Besides his loving wife Myken, Bill is survived by his three daughters Lisa McKenna-Fenton (Scott), Michelle McKenna-Mason (David), Susan Schatzker (Erik); grandchildren Francesca and Luke Fenton, Thomas and Leda Mason, Isabelle and Natalie Schatzker; mother of his daughters Asta Sikorski; Myken’s children Keltie Duggan Graboski (Peter), Ryan Duggan (Marie-France); grandchildren Lucas, Alex, Theodore and Katie Graboski, Maya and Nicolas Duggan; his brothers Dick McKenna and Jake McKenna (Karen); sister-in-law Elaine McKenna and extended family. Bill was predeceased by his parents Frances and William McKenna; his brother Bob McKenna.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W. Calgary, AB) on Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 10:30 a.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of William McKenna, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Telephone: (403)243-8200Print This Obituary & Condolences