Donald Brooks Jaquish

    • Donald Brooks Jaquish
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    We regret to advise of the death of Donald Brooks Jaquish of Calgary, AB on 14 May 2003 at the age of 87 years.

    Donald was born in Calgary, and raised in Priddis, AB.  He joined the Canadian Army in 1940 and served in the Second World War with the Royal Canadian Engineers in Canada, England, France and Holland.   After demobilization in 1945, he returned to Calgary and worked for Shell Oil for 33 years until his retirement in 1980.   Donald’s brother Waldemar* also served with the Royal Canadian Engineers in the Second World War.  Donald was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion Centennial Branch #285 in Calgary.  

    Funeral Services will be held at McInnis & Holloway’s “Chapel of the Bells” on 19 May at 2:00 PM.  A graveside service will be held on 20 May at 11:00 AM at Queen's Park Cemetery.   In living memory of Donald, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McInnis & Holloway Funeral Homes "Chapel of the Bells", 2720 Centre Street North.  {dcMar2018gd} [zpp]

    *Waldemar Jaquish passed away on 28 December 2005