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