1917– Aarhus, Denmark
2013 – Calgary, AB
Svend Aage Rasmussen passed away on Thursday, May 9, 2013 at the age of 95 years.
Svend was born on December 5, 1917 in Aarhus, Denmark and immigrated to Canada in 1955. He opened Svend’s Barber Shop in Acadia Shopping Centre and operated it until his retirement. He later moved to Chilliwack, BC. In 2003, he returned to Calgary, living in the McKenzie Towne Retirement Residence.
Svend is survived by his son and daughter-in-law Jan and Heather; grandson John; and granddaughter Christa Jean. He was predeceased by his loving wife Chris.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Svend Rasmussen, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. Telephone: (403) 256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences