SCHLINGERMAN, John (Jack) Francis
The Guest Book is expired.
January 22, 1938 - November 3, 2012
It is with deep sadness that the family of Jack Schlingerman announce his sudden passing on Saturday, November 3, 2012 at his residence in Calgary, Alberta. Left to remember him are his son Darin Schlingerman (Dreanne White); daughter Kerry-Leigh Debreuil; grandchildren, Ashleigh-Mae Debreuil (Drew Trachsel), Delaney-Shea Debreuil; great-granddaughter Kayleigh-Mae Trachsel; sister Marnie Donaldson (Bob); brothers, Bob Schlingerman (Karen), Paul Schlingerman; nephew Scott Schlingerman; and nieces, J.J. Guthrie (Paul), Kelly Ritter (Charlie), Marnie-Shea Kaul (Anil); and the mother of his children Sue McKee-Petersen. Jack was born in Winnipeg and attended Kelvin High School, St. Paul's College and Campion College in Regina. He worked at Air Canada, until he opened "Beau Brummell," a custom tailor shop in Winnipeg. He moved to Calgary in 1969 where he worked in the clothing industry until he founded Liftech Systems that he operated for thirty years. Jack was an avid photographer with a passion for aviation and technology. There will be no formal Service at Jack's request, and his final resting place will be at "UB Pines" in Terra Nova, where he felt the greatest happiness and peace. Condolences may be forwarded to the family by visiting www.leydens.com. Arrangements entrusted to LEYDEN'S FUNERAL HOME and CREMATORIUM (304 - 18 Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB). Telephone: 403-228-4422.
Published in The Calgary Herald on Nov. 9, 2012