Loyd McLauchlin of Calgary, beloved husband of Lorraine for 57 years, passed away in the presence of his family on Sunday, March 2, 2014 at the age of 93 years. He is lovingly remembered by his children, Gary (Tess), Linda, and Lorrie (Wayne); grandchildren, Kurtis (Craig) and Kandice; sisters, Carol and Alvine; and sisters-in-law, Annie and Doris. He was predeceased by his mother, Mabel; father, Beemer; brothers, Leon, Leonard, Kenneth, Alan, and Arnold; and brother-in-law Ernie. Loyd was a devoted husband and father who was a hardworking provider for his family. Special thanks to the Rockyview Hospital and the Santuari Hospice for the loving care they provided for Loyd. A Funeral Service will be held at FOSTER'S GARDEN CHAPEL, 3220 - 4 Street N.W., Calgary (across from Queen's Park Cemetery) on Friday, March 7, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. with viewing one hour prior to the Service. Interment will follow at Mountain View Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made directly to the Alzheimer Society of Calgary, Suite 201, 222 - 58 Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T2H 2S3 or Calgary Health Trust, Santuari Hospice, Unit 42 - Peter Lougheed Centre, 3500 – 26 Avenue N.E., Calgary, AB T1Y 6J4. Expressions of sympathy may be forwarded to the family via the website www.fostersgardenchapel.ca. FOSTER'S GARDEN CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORIUM. Telephone: 403-297-0888. Honoured Provider of Dignity Memorial.
Published in The Calgary Herald from Mar. 5 to Mar. 6, 2014