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WESTBURY – Allan James

September 12, 1924 – January 6, 2011

Allan James Westbury born September 12, 1924, passed away peacefully January 6, 2011.

Allan was born in Swift Current, SK. He served in the army in Italy, during the Second World War. Allan lived most of his life in Calgary as a union plumber. He was an active member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Forest Lawn Branch 275 and a member of the Ladies Auxiliary dirty dozen. Allan enjoyed all sports, but most of all, dancing. He touched many lives with his generosity and smile. Allan maintained his wonderful sense of humour to the end.

Allan is survived by his wife Bertie; children Debby and Howard; grandchildren, Cynthia and Curtis, Vanessa and Dwight, Nykkol and Mariah; great-grandchildren; brothers Bud (June), and Art, as well as countless other family and friends whom were blessed to have known him.

Allan was predeceased by his first wife, Eveline; and brother William.

A Celebration of Allan’s Life will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Eastside Memorial Chapel (5388 Memorial Drive N.E.) on Wednesday, January 12, 2011 at 10:30 a.m. Forward condolences through . 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, . The family would like to thank the Unit 49 nurses and doctors, of the Peter Lougheed Hospital, for there compassionate care during a very difficult time.

In living memory of Allan Westbury a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Eastside Memorial Chapel, 5388 MEMORIAL DRIVE N.E. Telephone: (403) 248-8585.

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  1. Jennifer Mclean :

    To Granny and Allan’s family,
    We are so sorry for your loss. We enjoyed getting to know Allan last Christmas. We know that Allan was a kind and gentle person and he will be greatly missed.
    With all of our hearts, we are thinking of you during this difficult time.
    The McLean Family

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  2. Edward and Joan Garrow :

    We were so saddened with the news of Allan’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with all the family.
    We spent many a good times with Allan at #275 Legion over the years – lots of good laughs and fun preparing for the many functions. He will be remembered fondly.
    Take care
    Ted and Joan

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  3. Grannie and Alan’s family
    We are thinking of you and our thoughts and prayers are with you. Will give you a call when we get back Take care. Lunette and Les.

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  4. Cheryl, Thomas, Kennedy, Morgan, & Ryan :

    “Grandma” Bertie;
    We were extremely saddened to learn that “Grandpa” Allan was no longer here with us. We will definitely miss his gentle humour, and his quiet presence. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family and hope that you find comfort in all who knew both of you.
    The Zachers + Thomas

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