Karl-Heinz Rehmann

05-Jan-1958 - 28-Jul-2020

Obituary Overview

Forever Loved


Karl-Heinz Rehmann was born in Balingen, Germany to Gustav and Lilly Rehmann. He immigrated to Canada with his family at the age of two, residing in Forest Lawn, Calgary.

Over the years, Karl’s interests included playing table tennis, playing chess, looking after his pet pigeons, and watching art painting shows on television. He especially enjoyed going fishing with his father and brother. Karl was an avid fan of the Calgary Stampeders and the Calgary Flames—seldom missing a game on television or radio, and he recalled and eagerly shared sports trivia and statistics about his favourite teams.

Throughout his life, Karl encountered numerous health challenges due to DiGeorge Syndrome. He was a kind and gentle man, always ready with a smile and a story to share.

Karl passed away on Tuesday, July 28, 2020 at the Intercare Brentwood Care Centre in Calgary, AB at the age of 62 years. Karl is survived by his brother Norbert (Karin); five nieces and nephews: Teresa (Cameron), Christopher (Kelsey), Matthew (Alejandra), Connor and Erin; and brother-in-law Randy McKinley. Karl was predeceased by his parents Gustav and Lilly, and by his sister Carmen.

If so desired, in lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made directly to the Parkinson Association of Alberta (#120, 6835 Railway Street SE, Calgary, AB T2H 2V6) or the Schizophrenia Society of Alberta (#101A, 1120 53 Ave NE, Calgary, AB T2E 6N9).

The family would like to thank all the caregivers and staff at the Brentwood Care Centre who provided excellent care and compassion for Karl.

                “Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit the earth.”
                                     -Matthew 5:5

Posted by Mezaun Evin | 06-Aug-2020

Our deepest sympathies on the loss of your brother Karl. I know his memory will live in your hearts forever. May he rest in eternal peace. John and Mezaun Evin

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Posted by Walter John | 03-Aug-2020

Our sympathy to the family. From the John family

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