On December 28, 2011 John Albert Cormack passed away peacefully surrounded by loved ones. For the past year, John was fighting the battle of his life. His presence in our lives was a gift for which we will always be grateful. John was born in Edmonton on January 11, 1939. He was predeceased by his loving wife, Alberta, his parents, John and Josephine Cormack, father-in-law, Rod McPhail, sister, Barbara Cormack and grandson, Adam Roth. John leaves to mourn his loss four daughters and one son: Doris (Doug), Gail (Bruce), Guy, Colleen (Dave), Erin (Ken); ten grandchildren: Lane (Kylie), Kimberley (Lanny), Joshua, Hannah, Evan, Anne-Marie, Leilani, Ellie, Bohdan and Parker; his sisters: Margaret (Dan), Kathy, Pat (Garry) and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. A prayer service will be held at 8:00pm on Friday, December 30, 2011 at Connelly-McKinley Funeral Home 10011-114 Street, Edmonton. Johnís life will be celebrated on Saturday, December 31, 2011 at Sacred Heart Church of the First Peoples 10821-96 Street, Edmonton.
Flowers are thankfully declined. Those who so wish may make memorial donations directly to the Sacred Heart Church of the First Peoples.