August 3, 1920 – Bassano, Alberta
December 28, 2014 – Black Diamond, Alberta
John Palmer Ogilvie, Ph.D., passed away peacefully at the age of 94 years in the Rising Sun Care Unit of the Oilfields Hospital in Black Diamond.
John is survived by his two sons, Douglas Ogilvie and Drew Ogilvie, as well as grandson, Chris Ogilvie and great granddaughter, Cassidy Ogilvie. John was predeceased by his parents, Ethel Louise Ogilvie (nee Palmer) and John Stewart Ogilvie, and by his second wife, Donna Jane Ogilvie (nee Constable).
A Celebration of John’s Life will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Fish Creek, 14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Friday, January 2, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. To honour his dedicated caregivers over the past several years, if friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made in John’s name directly to either the Sheep River Health Trust, 11 Cimarron Common, Okotoks, Alberta T1S 2E9 for the Rising Sun Care Unit, or the Foothills Foundation, 833 – 9th Street, West, High River, Alberta T1V 1C3 for the High Country Lodge.
In living memory of John Ogilvie, 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