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James Glackin

March 29, 1929 ~ September 6, 2023 (age 94) 94 Years Old


It is with great sadness that the family of James Glackin announce his passing in Calgary on Wednesday, September 6, 2023, at the age of 94 years.

James was born in Motherwell, Scotland on March 29, 1929, to William and Eizabeth Glackin.

James was predeceased by his wife of 62 years, Irene, in 2021. James will be lovingly remembered by his children, Brian (Lillia), Monica (John), and Ian (Darlene); six grandchildren, Lammert (Melissa), James (Aleah), Michael (Stephanie), Jenna (Kyle), Rebecca (Kaylie), and Nicholas (Alexis); and twelve great-grandchildren, Anders, Ellis, Aden, Carson, Parker, Teylor, Emmett, Teddy, Wells, Owen, George, and Eddie.

The family would like to thank the caregivers at Trico LivingWell for their care of James.

Funeral Mass will be held at St. Mary’s Cathedral (219 18 Ave SW, Calgary) on Monday, September 11, 2023, at 10:00 a.m. For those who are unable to attend the Mass, a recording of the service will be available below. 

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Funeral Mass
September 11, 2023

10:00 AM
St. Mary's Cathedral
219 – 18th Avenue SW
Calgary, AB T2S 0C2


Canadian Cancer Society
200, 325 Manning Road NE, Calgary AB T2E 2P5
Tel: 1-403-205-3966


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