November 28, 1934 to November 27, 2014
John passed away peacefully on the morning of November 27, 2014, one day short of his 80th birthday.
Left to mourn him are his wife Norma of 33 years and all of his family. John was predeceased by his parents, Christina and John Arnold and his brother Solomon.
John came to Canada from Hungary with his parents and brother in 1953, starting off in Picture Butte, Alberta and then moving to Lethbridge in 1954, helping his dad to do roofing and odd jobs. In May 1956 he moved to Kitimat and started work with Alcan straight away and stayed with them for 39 years until he retired in 1994. John was an avid hunter and fisherman and loved the outdoors. John was also an Elk for several years.
The last two years of his life were spent in Mountainview Lodge where he was very well looked after by all the staff.
The family wish to Thank all the staff at Multi Level Care.
It was John’s wish that there would be no funeral. He was cremated and his ashes will be taken to Lethbridge at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to:
Elks and Royal Purple Fund for Children
#100 – 2629 29th Ave.