METZGER, 1924 – 2005 Edward "Ed" Carl Metzger, beloved husband of Silvie, passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 24, 2005 at the age of 81 years. Ed was born in Carbon, Alberta, worked and lived in various places in Alberta, finally residing in Calgary. He enjoyed hockey, baseball, fishing and camping. Ed was predeceased by his parents, Christina and Gottlieb; his first wife Alice; daughter Violet; son Ronald; two brothers and four sisters. He will be missed by his wife of fifty-six years, Silvie; daughters Shirley (Ernie) Potter and Vera (Ernie) Teslak; son Mel (Maryann); eleven grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and a sister Melva (Bob) Andrews. Funeral Service will be held at Innisfail Funeral Home, 4415-49th Street, Innisfail on Friday, April 29, 2005 at 2:00 p.m. Interment to follow at Innisfail Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Ed may be made to the Alberta Cancer Foundation, c/o The Tom Baker Cancer Centre, 1331-29th Street N.W., Calgary, T2N 4N2. Expressions of sympathy may be sent to: Subject Heading: Metzger Family. Arrangements entrusted to LEYDEN'S FUNERAL HOME Reception Centre & Crematorium 403-228-4422.

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