February 28, 1934 – McRae, Alberta
March 5, 2015 – Calgary, Alberta
Matthew Sydor of Calgary passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 5, 2015 at the age of 81 years.
Matt will always be remembered by his three daughters, Connie (Brad) Crowe, Kathleen (Ryan) McCallum and Carol (Blair) Rudy; his wonderful grandchildren, Stacey (Mike), Tara, Katelyn, Cole, Matthew and Mitchell; and his great-grandson Jake. Matt was predeceased by his loving wife of 49 years, Anne. He will be dearly missed by his extended family and friends.
Matt was a generous and kind man who had an appreciation of nature and the outdoors. He enjoyed fishing, gardening, watching western movies and sports, as well as visiting with others. He traveled overseas many times on business trips. His greatest joy was his family.
A Celebration of Matthew’s Life will be held at Hope Lutheran Church (3527 Boulton Road N.W.) on Friday, March 13, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. Graveside Service to follow in Spruce Grove at a later date. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 200, 119 – 14th Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 1Z6 Telephone: 403-264-5549, www.heartandstroke.ca.
His family would like to thank the office of Dr. Dale Utigard, the staff of Sobeys Royal Oak Pharmacy, and everyone at the Manor Village at Rocky Ridge where he resided.
In living memory of Matthew Sydor, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. Telephone: 403-241-0044.Print This Obituary & Condolences