Erik Laursen of Calgary passed away on July 4, 2018 at the age of 83 years. The family would like to thank everyone involved in caring for Erik during his final days.

Erik was born in Struer, Denmark on November 21, 1934 and came to Canada to make his life here in 1956. Erik is survived by his wife Margaret, sons Rick (Susan) and Cliff (Lorrene), grandchildren Laura (Josh), Heather (Dani), and Jennifer, and his beloved great-grandchildren Brooke, John, Mason, Janine, and Oliver as well as his sisters Aase (John) and Anne Marie.

Funeral services will be at Ascension Lutheran Church, (1432-19 Street NE, Calgary, Alberta) on Saturday July 7, 2018 at 11:00 a.m.

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