• "Margaret My thoughts and prayers are with you and your..."
  • "Dear Margaret, thinking of Frank always brings a huge smile..."
    - Virginia Mc Gregor Carr
  • "Margaret, my condolences to you and your family at this sad..."
    - Morag D0RNIAN
  • "Sad to see Frank go, he was always fun at camps and a great..."
  • "Margaret My thoughts are with you."
    - Shaun Hunter

McGRUTHER, Wallace Franklin "Frank"
December 25, 1924 – Montreal, QC
February 28, 2014 – Calgary, AB
Frank McGruther, beloved husband of Margaret of Calgary, died peacefully in his sleep on Friday, February 28, 2014 at the
age of 89 years. He was born on Christmas Day, 1924 in Montreal. Frank was for many years a member of the Cal-O-Rail model railway club, as well as the Calgary Sketch Club and the Bow Waters Canoe Club. He was a volunteer with the Kerby Centre for more than twenty years. Besides his loving wife Margaret, Frank is the father of Rosemary, grandfather of Garett Ross and Claire Rose, brother of Marjorie Neville and Phyllis Gladwish both of Ontario. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Thursday, March 6, 2014 at 2:30 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to The Alzheimer Society of Calgary, Suite 201, 222 – 58 Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T2H 2S3 (Phone 403-290-0110, www.alzheimercalgary.com). In living memory of Frank McGruther, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Park, Cochrane.


Published in The Calgary Herald from Mar. 3 to Mar. 5, 2014