John (Jack) Calvin Pokojoy, 74, of Rochon Sands, Alta. passed away on Aug. 24, 2020 in Calgary, Alta.
A public graveside service was held at Hanna Cemetery on Sept. 8 at 2 p.m. with Pastor Ross Helgeton officiating. Jack was born in Hanna, Alta. to John Pokojoy and Ruth Ortt-Haden on April 11, 1946.
He studied at NAIT and worked in the oil and gas industry as a manager and safety consultant.
In his younger years, he enjoyed fishing and water skiing.
He loved the peaceful cottage life at Buffalo Lake and camping in the mountains with his family.
John is survived by his daughter, Shannon Bierman of Calgary, and his son, Brian Pokojoy of Vancouver.
He is also survived by his grandchildren Noah and Oliver Pokojoy.
He is preceded in death by his son, Kent Pokojoy and his mother and father.
In lieu of flowers and in memory of Jack, donations can be made to a charity of donor’s choice.
Hanna Funeral Services Ltd., entrusted with the care and arrangements, 403-854-5956; condolences can be sent to the family at www.hannafuneral.ca.