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Stanley Matlo

July 5, 2018

Burial Date: July 12, 2018

Matlo, Stanley   1927-2018

Stan was born in Valaska Bela, Czechoslovakia and immigrated to Canada at age 3 with his mother Mary. They joined his father Joseph in Tilley, Alberta. Mary took ill and passed away in 1942. The family moved to Conrich in 1945. Stan went to work for CPR as a machinist. He then went to work driving bus for Calgary Transit where he retired from in 1986. This was about the same time he met his life companion Ruth Ouimet. Stan was predeceased by his parents Mary and Joseph, Brother George, Brother Joe and Step-brother Tony Gramblicka, all of Calgary. He was survived by three brothers and one sister. Emily Schmitz, Steve (Grace), John (Bernadette), of Kelowna, BC ,  Alex (Wanda), of Calgary. He is also survived by half sister Teresa Kitella (Charles) of Calgary and a half-brother James of Tilley. Funeral Services will be held at Thom’s Funeral Home in Duchess Alberta on July 12 at 1 pm. Interment to follow at Brooks Cemetery. In lieu of flowers a donation may be made to The Alzheimer’s Society. Our family would like to send a special Thank-You to the staff at Sagewood Agecare Strathmore for the great care received here.

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