November 16, 1926 – May 23, 2011
We sadly announce the passing of Dr. Anthony Paul Melgrave, who died peacefully at the Peter Lougheed Hospital on May 23, 2011 at the age of 84.
Dr. Anthony was born and raised in London, England. After serving a tour of duty in the British Military, he pursued a career in medicine as an anaesthesiologist. Dr. Anthony worked firstly in the U.S., then in Saskatchewan, before putting down permanent roots in Calgary, AB in the mid 50’s. He pursued his career diligently until retiring in 1986. Outside of work Tony was a strong lover and supporter of the performing arts, gardening, travelling and his model railway.
Tony is survived by his son Ben, his dear friend Judy, and other close friends and supporters he met through out his life.
A Memorial Service will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Thursday, June 2, 2011 at 10:30 a.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 200, 119 – 14th Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 1Z6 Telephone: (403) 264-5549, www.heartandstroke.ca., or to the Calgary Model Railway Society 200 – 6100 Macleod Trail SW, Unit 2 PO Box 8071, Station A Calgary, Alberta T2H 0H7
In living memory of Dr. Anthony Melgrave, 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