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WESELAK, Larry James

September 20, 1943 – Esterhazy, SK
September 8, 2014 – Calgary, AB

Larry Weselak of Calgary, passed away after a lengthy illness, surrounded by his family on Monday, September 8, 2014 at the age of 70 years.

Larry was born in Esterhazy, SK, and was raised on a farm near Gerald, SK. He was the oldest of four children. Larry graduated Teacher’s College and University, and became a teacher. He moved to Calgary, AB in 1967 where he taught until 1989. He then changed careers and became a Calgary Transit operator until his retirement in 2008, and thoroughly enjoyed driving C-Trains. He was hard-working and known for his dedication. His interests included camping, history, politics, finance, and family genealogy, which he spent many hours researching.

Larry is survived by his wife Marj; son Tim; two brothers Lloyd (Debra) and Lorne (Janet); sister Lorna (Brent) Hanson; niece Tami (Chad) Skappak; and nephews, Terry (Kim), Scott and Michael Weselak, and Joel and Troy Hanson, and great-nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents, James (Jim) and Agnes.

Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Fish Creek, 14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Canadian Mental Health Association, Suite #400, 105 – 12th Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB T2G 1A1 Telephone: (403) 297 – 1700, www.cmha.ca .

In living memory of Larry Weselak, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. Telephone: 403-256-9575.

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  1. Jim & Isabel Bowman :

    Dear Marj, Tim & Weselak families
    We wish to extend our very deepest sympathy to each of you!
    May God Bless you during this very sad time!
    Prayers & Hugs Marj and Tim
    Love from Jim, Isabel, TJ Bowman

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  2. Donna Laing (formerly Keenan) :

    Hi Marj: Many years have passed since we worked at CWNG. You were always a kind and gentle person. I remember when you got married (I was in the hospital giving birth to my daughter). When I read Larry’s obituary I felt compelled to extend my sympathy to you.
    I hope life has been good to you and that you and your son can weather this very difficult situation together

    Donna Laing

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