Veltman
Herbert Otto Karl

Date de décès:
dimanche 30 décembre 2007

source
The Globe and Mail, Toronto, ON
2008-01-03

Veltman, Herbert Otto Karl The family of Herb Veltman is saddened to announce his passing on Sunday, December 30th, 2007, at his home in Sherwood Park while surrounded by his loving family, after a long and courageous battle with a blood disorder, at the age of 79 years. Herb was born in Vienna, Austria, and grew up near Berlin. After graduating from RWTH Aachen as a metallurgical engineer, he immigrated with his wife to Canada in 1956, and was a long time resident of Fort Saskatchewan, working as the director of research at Sherritt Gordon Mines before retiring in 1987. Herb is survived by his loving wife of 51 years, Inge, his daughters, Jill (Rob) Henry, Kathy (Dave) Lowther and Trixie (Randy) Veltman-Scott. He is also survived by his grandchildren, Suzanne, Laura, Holly, Cecilia, James and Collin as well as friends, both in Canada and overseas. He is predeceased by his parents, Bernhardt and Margareta Veltman. A celebration of Herb's life will be held on Sunday, January 6th, 2008 at 3:00 p.m. at Glenwood Funeral Home, south of Wye Road on Range Road 232 in Sherwood Park, Alberta. A private service will be held at a later date at the family grave in the Campo Santo in Aachen, Germany. The family would like to thank the compassionate and highly dedicated staff at the Cross Cancer Institute and Capital Health Home Care. Donations in memory of Herb may be made to the Cross Cancer Institute. Glenwood (780-467-3337) Funeral Home, Cemetery, Cremation Ctr. Serving Edmonton - Sherwood Park & Area. The Globe and Mail, 2008-01-03

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