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MARSHALL, Harold Alexander
February 10, 1918 - January 18, 2013
Harold Marshall passed away in Calgary just short of his 95th birthday. Harold served overseas with the Calgary Highlanders in World War II and worked for the City of Calgary Electric System from 1946 until 1975. He is lovingly remembered by his wife Catherine, daughter Judith, son Gerald, grandchildren Wesley (Michelle), Jodi (Michael) and Lindsay (Mike) and three great- grandchildren Madyson, Kayley and Sydney. Harold was predeceased by his son Harold Jr. in 1973 and by his siblings Edith, Melba, Elsie and John "Jack". Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W., Calgary, AB) tomorrow, January 25, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. Graveside Service to follow at Queen's Park Cemetery. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. A special thank you to Extendicare Hillcrest, 2nd floor for their loving care of Harold. In living memory of Harold Marshall, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park.

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Published in Calgary Herald from Jan. 23 to Jan. 24, 2013.
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December 6, 2013
There are no REAL men anymore. I didn't have the honor to meet Mr. Marshall but I feel honored to have served in the same Armed Forces as he did. He was an icon in our platoon and we hung "the picture" in our barracks and paid homage through our actions in the field. There is no comparison to this man. God bless.
R. Sani
Roberto Sani
April 25, 2013
I am struck by his courage and service rip
gord macpherson
January 25, 2013
Cathy and family: We send you all our deepest sympathy. Canada has lost a true hero for whom we are very grateful that such courageous men (like Harold ) and women gave so much. You have lost a Husband, Father,Grandpa, Brother,Uncle and to so many of us, a friend who inspired. We shall always remember a handsome kind, gentle man whom we respected and admired so very much . We appreciated his knowledge and his humor. Never do I look at the new Spring shoots of rhubarb and not think of Harold. Never do we forget the twinkle in his eye when he reached for a a cookie:) The smile on his face as checked the jar. His life had great purpose and now we know he Rests in Peace. Our thoughts are with all of you.
Sincerely, Martin , Ruth and Geoffrey and Cherie.
M&R Spriggs
January 24, 2013
Hello Cathy, Judy & Jerry. So sorry for your loss, I admired Harold, as an old friend. You were so lucky to have him for so long as he alwsys always on the edge , for so many years. What a trouper. Thanks Cathy for t6he phone call at Xmas. Love to you all,We will get together when we get home from AZ. God bless, Terry & Brenda Tower
January 24, 2013
A Canadian soldier who fought for our Freedom. RIP
Wim Stienstra
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