January 28, 1932 – Wetaskiwin, AB
October 3, 2013 – Calgary, AB
With love and sadness we would like to announce the passing of Ted Twack on October 3rd, 2013. He was born to Dan and Mabel Twack in Wetaskiwin, AB on January 28th, 1932.
Ted was devoted to his family and friends, helping in many ways. Ted had a large group of special friends, many no longer with us. He always recognized special occasions and the relationships he built with friends and family. Ted graduated from the University of Alberta in 1953, with a Bachelor of Commerce Degree. Following University he joined Henderson, Wayne’s and Anderson as an articling student and earned his Chartered Accountancy designation in 1956. Ted successfully passed the uniform final exam and earned the Alberta Gold Medal. The firm merged with Price Waterhouse in 1962 and Ted became a partner with Price Waterhouse in 1968. His specialty areas were in corporate and personal income tax. Ted served as the senior tax partner up to the date of his retirement. Ted retired in 1992 and continued to serve his clients up to his passing.
Ted loved sports, participating in many as a young man and then becoming an enthusiastic fan. Ted donated too many charitable causes and events throughout the years. He had a great concern and compassion for those less fortunate.
Ted leaves behind his loving wife Ruth of 54 years, son Dan, daughter in law Tammy, grandchildren; Logan and Savanna, sister Helen (Jack) Brooks, sister-in-law Sharon Twack and a large extended family.
He was pre-deceased by his daughter Joanne and brother Don.
Funeral Services will be held at St. Andrew’s United Church (924 Heritage Drive S.W.) on Wednesday, October 9, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. Graveside Service to follow at a later date. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes 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.
In living memory of Ted Twack, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Calgary, AB, T2S 2L5, Telephone: 403-243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences