Michel Marcotte

Obituary of Michel Claude Marcotte

December 6, 1943 - Montreal, Quebec

August 1, 2022 - Calgary, Alberta


Michel Marcotte, beloved husband of Zena Marcotte of Calgary, AB passed away on Monday, August 1, 2022 at the age of 78 years.


Michel was born in Montreal, QC on December 6, 1943. He serviced in the Canadian Army as an Aeroframe Technician and then worked as a Telecommunications Technician with Bell, Ed Tel and then Telus.


Michel was a member of the Labaja Model Railway Group and Bow Valley Model Railway Club. He enjoyed building model train layouts and spending time with his grandchildren. He also loved travelling to the Philippines to visit his wife's extended family.


Besides his loving wife of 29 years, Zena, Michel is survived by his son Patrick (Karen) Marcotte of Calgary, AB; his daughter Suzanne Marcotte of Alexandria, VA; and his two grandchildren, October Jones of St Albert and Liam Marcotte of Calgary. He is also survived by his brothers, Denis (Carole) Marcotte of St Gilbert, Daniel (Louise) Marcotte of Joliette, and Christian (Manon) Marcotte of Laval; and sisters, Camille Abu-Isa of Beaconsfield, Rachel (Raymond) Léviellé of Laval, Colette (Jean-Marc) Ayotte of St. Jean de Matha, and Andrée (Dave) Koenig of Edmonton, as well as numerous nieces, nephews, and friends.


He was predeceased by his parents, Paulette and Joseph Albert Marcotte, and his brother-in-law Assem Abu-Isa.


A gathering to Celebrate Michel’s Life will be held at McInnis & Holloway (Park Memorial, 5008 Elbow Drive SW, Calgary, AB) on Thursday, August 11, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. Condolences, memories, and photos can also be shared and viewed here.


If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Canadian Cancer Society, 200 – 325 Manning Rd. N.E., Calgary, AB T2E 2P5 Telephone: (403) 205-3966, email donorservices@cancer.ab.ca. 


In living memory of Michel Marcotte, a tree will be planted in the Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area by McInnis & Holloway Funeral Homes, Park Memorial, 5008 Elbow Drive SW, Calgary, AB T2S 2L5, Telephone: 403-243-8200.

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