August 31, 1931 – February 24, 2014
Louis Pomerance, born August 31, 1931 passed away, fully unexpectedly, to the shock and grief of his family and friends on February 24, 2014.
A long time and well-known Calgary resident, Lou and his brother Phil were owners of Western Outfitters Limited, the landmark downtown business founded by their father in 1952 and in operation until 1997. Lou was a devoted member of the Calgary Jewish Community, serving on its board and as B’nal B’rith President. He was also a long time member of Rotary Club and an active volunteer for a wide range of charitable organizations.
Cherished by countless friends and acquaintances, Lou leaves behind his wife Edith of 57 years; his children Allan, Aubrey (Ulrike) and Cheryl; grandchildren Sean, Luke, Jona, Jacob and Fanny; his brother Phil and sister Evelyn (Montreal).
Funeral Services will be held at the Beth Tzedec Synagogue, (1325 Glenmore Trail SW) on Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. with interment to follow at Erlton Cemetery. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
Arrangements in care of the CHEVRA KADISHA OF CALGARY, Telephone: 403-244-4717.Print This Obituary & Condolences