After a long fight with Huntington’s disease, Michael passed away at the age of 72 at Wetaskiwin Long Term Care.
Michael is survived by his wife, Joan; children, Carri (Chad) Nelson, Chad Callum, Candice (Cole) Alm and his beloved granddaughters, Aubrey and Bailey Nelson. He is survived by his sisters, Irene Rayner and Jean Fenske; his brothers, Gerald (Irene) Callum and John (Jean) Callum.
Michael is predeceased by his parents as well as seven brothers and sisters.
The family would like to thank the staff and doctors at Wetaskiwin Long Term Care for their dedication to Michael. Your kind and caring actions meant a lot to Michael and his family.
A Memorial Service will be held on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 1:30 p.m. at First United Church (5115- 51 Avenue, Wetaskiwin, AB). *The family has requested that this be a scent free service, due to allergies and sensitivities*
Donations can be made to the Huntington’s Society of Canada (151 Frederick St, Suite 400
Kitchener, ON N2H 2M2).