Roy Myra, beloved husband of Margaret Myra for 50 years of Calgary, passed away on Saturday, March 1, 2008 at the age of 78 years.
Roy is survived by his loving wife Margaret, two children; Ron Myra and Sharon (Ben) Martinbeault; four wonderful grandchildren, Kayla and Bradley Myra, and Colin and Daniel Martinbeault; his twin brother Frank (Audrey) Myra; sisters Thelma McDonald, Margaret (Elsdon) Brown and Berna (Denis) Winslow, along with numerous nieces and nephews. Roy was predeceased by his eldest brother Martin.
Roy was born on August 11, 1929 in Calgary. He was a successful Calgary Tiling Contractor. Roy owned and operated City Wide Ceramic Tile Limited for many years up until his retirement. The family wishes to thank the staff on the Heartland Unit at the Bethany Care Centre and Dr. Bruce Wheeler for their care and support.
A celebration of Roy’s life will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Crowfoot Chapel (82 Crowfoot Circle, N.W.) on Friday, March 7, 2008 at 2:30p.m. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to Roy’s favourite charity, S.T.A.R.S. (Shock Trauma Air Rescue Society), Box 570, 1441 Aviation Park N.E., Calgary, AB T2E 8M7 Telephone: (403) 295-1811, www.stars.ca. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Roy Myra, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. Telephone: (403) 241-0044.Print This Obituary & Condolences