May 28, 1918– Acheson, AB
June 19, 2014 – Calgary, AB
Mark Zlatteff of Calgary, passed away on Thursday, June 19, 2014 at the age of 96 years.
Mark was raised in Munson, Alberta and moved to Drumheller where he married Geraldine where he worked at Hanley’s Hardware Store. They then moved to Calgary where Mark worked his entire career at Jenkins Groceteria as a finishing carpenter as well as fixing TVs and tinkering in his key making workshop. His interests included photography, scroll saw fretwork, trips to Vegas and making music. Mark was an accomplished musician; playing the accordion, clarinet and keyboard and was involved in several bands throughout his life.
Mark is survived by his sisters in law Ruth Slater, Lorna Jordan, June Johnson, Eleanor Brown (Glenn) and Ruth Sifred (Don); three generations of nieces and nephews; as well as a few close friends.
Mark was predeceased by his parents Nick and Dana Zlatteff; his wife Geraldine Zlatteff (Cook); brothers Stanley Slater and Danny Jordan, sister Letty Sibbald (Ken).
By Mark’s request, no funeral service will be held. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Mark Zlatteff, 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