KLIPPERT, Merton "Mertie" Henry
June 19, 1945 – Belleville, ON
July 5, 2014 – Calgary, AB
On Saturday, July 5, Merton Henry Klippert "Our Mertie," heard the Whistle Blow and he took the final train home to heaven. He will be missed by his beloved sister Lorraine Johnson (Klippert), his brother-in-law Laurence Johnson, his niece Carolyn Keith (Will Keith) and all of his beloved care givers. Mertie was predeceased by his mother Betty Klippert (nee Pedder), his father Merton "Mert" Louis Klippert. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S Crowfoot Chapel (82 Crowfoot Circle NW, Calgary, AB) on Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire memorial tributes may be made directly to VECOVA Centre for Disability Services and Research, Attention: Fund Development 3304 33 Street NW Calgary AB T2L 2A6 Telephone: (403) 284-1121 www.vecova.ca. In living memory of Merton Klippert, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park.
Published in The Calgary Herald on July 10, 2014