September 5, 1916 – Ellice Munic., MB
November 18, 2014 – Calgary, AB
Leon Robert (L.R.) McNarry of Calgary, passed away on Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at the age of 98 years.
Bob received his B.Sc (Honours) in 1949 and his M. Sc. in 1950. Bob was a Manitoba farm boy who served during WWII in the RCAF. After the war, from 1950 to 1979, he worked as a research scientist at the National Research Council in Ottawa.
Bob is survived by his children, Mary Margaret McNarry, John Robert (Jan) McNarry, David Barclay McNarry and Daniel Gordon (Barb) McNarry; grandchildren, Alan John McNarry, Brian Andrew (Nikki) McNarry, Justin Mellin, Meagan Laura Jean McNarry, and Sarah Irene McNarry. He was predeceased by his loving wife Mavis Laura Jean McNarry (nee Reid); and by his siblings Edgar Garnet McNarry, Ruth (Alan) Meldrum and Mary Kathleen (Ed) Wilson.
A Celebration of Bob’s Life will be held at a later date. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. Thank you to Canyon Meadows staff and residents, Alberta Health Services Homecare staff, and the doctors and nurses at Rockyview General Hospital.
In living memory of L.R. McNarry, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. Telephone: 403-256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences