John passed away in his sleep January 23, 2011 at the age of 97 years.
He was predeceased by his parents, Eva and Thomas Tchir; brother, William; sisters, Shirley Kilfoyle and Arnie Johnson. John is survived by his nephews, Lorne and Keith (Myrna) Johnson; great nephew, Aaron Johnson and cousins in Edmonton and Winnipeg.
John was a long time resident of the Garneau area until he moved to the Devonshire Care Centre. The family would like to extend their deepest gratitude for the amazing care he received from the staff there.
A Memorial Service will take place on Tuesday, February 8, 2011 at 3:00 pm at the Devonshire Care Centre, 1808 Rabbit Hill Road, Edmonton.
In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of John may be made to the Devonshire Care Centre Comfort Fund or a charity of one’s choice.