Wolter van der Meer of Calgary, passed away on Thursday, November 3, 2005.
Wolter was born in Leens, Groningen, Holland in 1918. He married Grietje Kruisenga in 1942 and immigrated to Quebec, Canada in 1952 with his wife and two children. He moved west to Calgary in 1959 and retired from Trojan Developments in 1982. Wolter is survived by his wife Grietje; daughter Greta and son Wes (Vicki); grandchildren Nancy, Tanya (Kevin), Wally (Charlene) and great-grandchildren; two sisters and three brothers in Holland. Wolter was predeceased by an infant grandson, two sisters and one brother.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Monday, November 7, 2005 at 2:30 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway. In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Alzheimer Society of Calgary, #201, 222 – 58 Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T2H 2S3 Telephone: (403) 290-0110 or to the Parkinson’s Society of Southern Alberta, #102, 5636 Burbank Crescent S.E., Calgary, AB T2H 1Z6 Telephone: (403) 243-9901, www.parkinsons-society.org. Many thanks to the staff at the George Boyack and unit 54 at the Peter Lougheed. Special thanks to nieces Dini and Kim for their continued love and support through Dad’s long illness.
In living memory of Wolter van der Meer, a tree will be planted by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH Telephone: (403) 276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences