September 26, 1944 – Vilna, AB
May 11, 2014 – Calgary, AB
It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Henry Tchir after a brave battle with Esophageal Cancer on Sunday, May 11, 2014 at the age of 69 years.
Left with beautiful memories are his wife Annette; daughters Leslie (Ammon) Moriyama and Vanessa Tchir (Jesse Widney); brothers and sisters, Mary, Ann (Joe), Peter (Alice), Nancy, Helen (Doyle), Bill (Linda), Ed (Liz), Andy (Debbie), and Larry; lifetime friends Peter and Eileen; and Annette’s family. He was predeceased by his brothers Ken and Metro (Willy); and his parents Harry and Katie Tchir.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Friday, May 16, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Alberta Cancer Foundation, c/o Tom Baker Cancer Centre, 1331 – 29 Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 4N2 Telephone: 1 (866) 412-4222. www.albertacancer.ca/memorial.
In living memory of Henry Tchir, 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