ANCTIL, Terry Frank
December 1, 1950 - November 14, 2012
Terry Anctil, born in Blairmore, AB, passed away peacefully at home in Calgary on Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at the age of 61 years. Terry will be greatly missed by his loving wife, Cheryl. He is survived by his brother and sister-in-law, Garry and Marlene Anctil; two nephews, Shawn (Corrina) Anctil and Chad (Jolie) Anctil; great-nieces and great-nephews, Heather, Zack, Ty, Kennedy, Brayden and Branden. He is also survived by his aunts, Julie Lant, Dorothea Schilling, Lucy (Tony) Martino and Durlene Green-Amatto; uncles, Rob (Denise) Amatto and Bruno Galicia; sister-in-law Corinne Burke; parents- in-law, Edward and Beth Burke; along with many cousins and special friends (you know who you are). Terry was predeceased by his mother Eleanor (Amatto) Sygutek; father Alphonse Anctil; and step-father Josef Sygutek. Terry had a zest for life with his positive attitude, wonderful sense of humour, and his love for family, friends and flowers. He will be forever in our hearts and thoughts. A special thanks to the medical care and support from Doctors Charlene Fell, Douglas Helmersen, Sharon LeClercq, Lisa Welikovitch and Moses Ovaporaye; the AHS Palliative Care Team, Bonnie, Carol, Michele, Marianne, Jessica and Ellen; and the staff at the Peter Lougheed Respiratory Clinic, the Respiratory Homecare, and the Elbow Safeway Pharmacy. At Terry's request, there will be no funeral service. He wishes for everyone to "cherish yesterday, dream of tomorrow, live for today". If friends so desire, donations may be made to the Scleroderma Society of Canada, 1240 Tara Drive, Ottawa, ON K2C 2H5. Condolences may be forwarded to the family by visiting www.leydens.com. Arrangements entrusted to LEYDEN'S FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORIUM (304 – 18th Avenue S.W., Calgary AB), Telephone: 403-228-4422.
Published in The Ottawa Citizen on Nov. 21, 2012