Posted: October 6th, 2018

Salmon, Jay Dahl

April 9, 1927 –

September 30, 2018

Jay Salmon passed away on Sunday, September 30, 2018 at the age of 91 years in Calgary. He will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 67 years Doris; children David (Linda) Salmon, Ross (Karen) Salmon, Bruce (Lori) Salmon, Mark (Loraine) Salmon, Diane (Konrad) Lee, Carol Salmon, Laurel (Nicolas) Ruiz and Linda (Chris) Blasczyzk; along with 41 grandchildren, and 113 great-grandchildren. Jay was born in Lethbridge, Alberta. He served a full-time mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Australia. He married his sweetheart Doris in 1951. He graduated with a law degree from the University of Alberta in 1954. Jay and Doris raised their 8 children in Calgary. Special thanks to the staff at St. Marguerite Manor for their loving concern. A viewing will be held for Jay at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints – Bow Valley Chapel (2526 24th Avenue NW, Calgary) on Thursday, October 11, 2018 from 6:00 – 8:00 pm. A Funeral Service will be held for Jay at the same location on Friday, October 12, 2018 at 11:00 am preceded by a viewing from 9:30 – 10:45 am. The Graveside Service will be held in Temple Hill Cemetery (Raymond, Alberta) on Saturday, October 13, 2018 at 11:30 am. Messages of condolence may be forwarded to the family at

One Condolence for “SALMON, Jay”

  1. Gillian Roberts says:

    Your quiet dignity and the way the words of prayers that came from your heart and blessed so many, will always be remembered.
    Rest in peace Jay Salmon (Esquire).
    Love always,
    Gillian Roberts