FTICHAR JohnPosted: October 26th, 2012
JOHN DOUGLAS FTICHAR beloved husband of Brenda of 38 years, passed away on Wednesday, October 24, 2012 following a brief illness at the age of 62 years.
John was very proud of his family and is survived by his sons Peter (Pam) and Paul (Lindsay); three grandchildren Matija, Katlynd and Lelayna. He is also survived by his sister Jackie Morley and her children Kurt, Kirsten and brother Randy (Kathy) and their children Rochelle, Mike, Matt and Sarah.
John was born, raised and educated in Swift Current, SK. He began his career in Geotechnical materials testing with the Department of Highways in 1969 and continued in this field to the present day currently employed with AMEC. His expertise in this field led him to the Canadian North which was his passion. John loved fishing, hunting, traveling and good times with his family and friends.
At John’s request there will be a Celebration of Life announced at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to a charity of one’s choice.
Send condolences at www.mbfunerals.com.
Martin Bros. Funeral Chapels Ltd.
610 – 4 Street South
Lethbridge, AB T1J 4P3
Phone: (403)328-2361 Fax: (403)382-3623
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Brenda and Boys: We are so sorry for your and our loss of our Best Man and Friend.The “Old Otter” will never be forgotten.
Byron & Beth Rud
with heartfelt smpathy our hearts and prayers are with you this time LOVE jerry and family.
Valerie and I moved to Lethbridge and had the privledge of working with John and Ken Hanna. Our family became thier family. John and Brenda has a special place in our hearts. John became my mentor and played a part for any success in my career. Brenda and John, we love you and will miss John’s passion and laughter.
Love Perry, Valerie, Quinton, Sawyer Wong
So sorry to hear of his passing. The best to you at this difficult time. Brenda,I am John’s cousin from Medicine Hat and the last time that I saw you and John was in Lethbridge. My mom was John’s mom’s twin sister.