Jack Forster

Obituary of Jack William Forster

Jack William Forster of Calgary passed away at the Foothills Medical Centre on Saturday, March 12, 2005 at the age of 76 years. Jack was born on April 22, 1928 in Winnipeg, MB. He was actively involved in St. John’s Ambulance, serving as an instructor in various areas, as well as the Calgary Fish and Game Association. Jack was a great outdoorsman and loved photography. He was involved in his community and his children’s activities. He was a passionate and caring man who always looked for ways to make things better for his community or for the natural environments. Jack will be loved and missed by his two children, Russ and Liz Forster and Kay and Russ Sherstobitoff; his four granddaughters, Jordan (eleven), Meagan (ten), Katherine (six), and Jennifer (three); and his brother Herbert Forster. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Eastside Memorial Chapel (5388 Memorial Drive N.E.) on Monday, March 21, 2005 at 2:30 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Alberta Cancer Foundation, c/o Tom Baker Cancer Centre, 1331 – 29 Street NW, Calgary, AB T2N 4N2 Telephone: (403) 944 – 2433. In living memory of Jack Forster, a tree will be planted at Nose Creek Valley by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Eastside Memorial Chapel, 5388 MEMORIAL DRIVE N.E., CALGARY. Telephone: (403) 248-8585.
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