“You shall indeed go out with joy and be led forth in peace.”
Jan Gerrit Meijer, beloved husband of Margareta Meijer of Calgary, passed away on June 3, 2009 at the age of 74 years.
Jan was born on October 1, 1934 in Uithuizermeeden, The Netherlands. Jan worked as a Geologist in the oil and gas industry for thirty three years, working both domestically and internationally. He was also actively involved in his community, serving on the Boards of Calgary Christian School, Foothills Academy, and Grace Presbyterian Church and volunteering for Meals on Wheels.
Jan is lovingly remembered by his wife Margareta; daughter Maria Meijer; son Paul (Darla) Meijer; as well as granddaughters Courtney and Kaitlyn Meijer.
A Memorial Service will be held at Grace Presbyterian Church (1009 – 15th Avenue S.W.) on Saturday, June 13, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Mustard Seed Street Ministry, 102 – 11 Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB T2G 0X5 Telephone: (403) 269-1319, www.theseed.ca or to Calgary Meals on Wheels, 3610 Macleod Trail S.E., Calgary, AB T2G 2P9 Telephone: (403) 243-2834, www.mealsonwheels.com.
Special thanks to Drs. Hao and Lim, and in particular to his trusted family physician Dr. Montgomery, for their care and support.
In living memory of Jan Meijer, 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) 243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences