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CARL ARNOLD LAWRENCE MORBERG Carl Arnold Lawrence Morberg, CEO of Calm Air International Ltd., passed away at the age of 69 in his home at Paint Lake, MB, surrounded by his loving family. Arnold is survived by his wife Gail and his four children, Marion, Nelson (Toni), Margo (Brian Berry) and Monica (Lionnel Janzen); and six grandchildren, Kalie, Madison, Raynie, Max, Carl and Paige. Arnold with his wife Gail, the founders and creators of Calm Air International Ltd., lead a dynamic and challenging life building one of Canada's largest privately owned regional airlines. His soft smile and witty charm will be missed by the many people he captivated each day. Today Calm Air serves communities throughout Manitoba and the Kivalliq region of the Nunavut. Among his innumerable accomplishments, Arnold served a term as Mayor of Lynn Lake in the late 1970s. He sat on the Board of Directors for MTS from 1994 to 2001; CDEF - lending arm of the provincial government; Director of ATAC - Airline Transportation Association of Canada; Northern Cancer Fundraiser - with Janet Filmon. Arnold's life will be remembered and celebrated at a community gathering held in Thompson, MB, Wednesday, September 14 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. at the Legion Hall. A farewell gathering will be held in Winnipeg at the Fairmont Hotel from 7:00 to 10:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 18. In lieu of flowers, the Morberg Family wishes tax deductible donations to be made to the Thompson Community Foundation, Box 1074, Thompson, MB R8N 0M5. Arnold Morberg built an airline and made it fly, and found death no less perplexing, no less wonderful than life.
As published in the Winnipeg Free Press on September 09, 2005
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