Leopold (Polde) Metez of Calgary passed away at the Rockyview General Hospital on Wednesday, July 14, 2004 at the age of 92 years.
Polde was born on February 26, 1912 in Veliki Nerajec, Slovenija. Polde immigrated to Canada in 1993 to be with his family.
Leopold is remembered by his daughter and son-in-law Milena and Arando Yantol of Sherwood Park, AB; his two sons and two daughters-in-law, Tony and Olga Metez of Calgary and Leo and Stephanie Metez of Kelowna, BC; six grandchildren, Marianne, Janice, Anthony, Shaun, Robert, and Marinka; and four great-grandchildren, Nina, Kristjan, Mihael, and Ayla. Leopold was predeceased by his wife Maria Metez in 1988 and a son Joze Metez in 2001.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY?S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Sunday, July 18, 2004 at 7:00 P.M. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Bonaventure Catholic Church (1600 Acadia Drive S.E.) on Monday, July 19, 2004 at 10:00 A.M. with the Rev. Zbigi Bebenek, Presider. Graveside Service to follow at Queen’s Park Cemetery (3219 ? 4th Street N.W.). To forward condolences go to www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Leopold Metez, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W., CALGARY, TELEPHONE: (403) 243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences