Kjeld Holger Vejvad Madsen (1919 – 2015)
With deep sorrow, but celebration for a life filled with love and joy, our family announces the passing of our father, grandfather, great grandfather, and great-great grandfather, Kjeld Holger Vejvad Madsen on Sunday, March 29, 2015, at the age of 96 years. Dad is lovingly remember by his daughters, Margith Hansen (Kurt) and Barbara Hjalte, his sons, Bjarne and Henry (Lana), his grandchildren, Stephen, Peter, Kiera and Rhea, his great grandchildren, Leanne, Kyle, Jessica, and his great-great grandchild, Gavin as well as a host of extended family and friends, both in Canada and Denmark. Dad was predeceased by his son Alex, his loving wife of 42 years, Rigmor, his second wife of 23 loving years, Bodil, and his loved daughter-in-law, Penny. Following Dad’s wishes, cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held at Ansgar Danish Lutheran Church, 9554 – 108 A Ave, T5H 1C1, Edmonton, Alberta, on Saturday, April 11, at 1 PM with Pastor Carl Gustav Christensen officiating. Memorial donations in Dad’s memory can be made to Ansgar Danish Lutheran Church. To send condolences, please visit www.serenity.ca
Dad lived a delightful, sharp, and full life for all of his 96 years and will be missed more than words can say.