The obituary for Donald Gary McCallum, (Also known as "Dunk McCallum" to the hockey world). Don passed away unexpectedly, February 24, 2022 in Langley memorial Hospital, born on Sept, 6, 1939 to Donald and Louise McCallum in Cornwall, Ontario, Don was the oldest child of the family, with 8 siblings.
His absolute passion was hockey, which he played every minute he could, something he excelled at, He never played for the NHL, but played for many farm teams. He even played hockey in Germany for the Canadian Army forces team, while playing in Whitehorse, NOW, T scored a phenomenal amount of goals, something he was very proud of. The Co BOC, did an interview with him, when he was 78yrs old, which is available on the internet, just go to Never Wore Socks, to view it.
He was an extraordinary man, and accomplished much in his life, He is predeceased by his Father & mother, Brothers Garth, Morley, & sister Sharon. He leaves to morn, his children (Daughter) Michelle, (sons)Jeremey and Ben, Brothers John and Melvin (Debbie), (Sisters) Ellen, Mary & Leah, Grandchildren, nieces and nephews, special mate Fran Kelly, And many friends and people with whom he touched their lives during his walk on earth.
He also had a passion for the Standard bred horse racing and got to see his dream come true, becoming involved with the Frazer Downs Racing Track in Langley. There will be a Last Post military funeral with internment next to the cenotaph for Donald at the Murrayville Cemetery, 31495-44 Ave , Langley BOC.