John Frederick Lamont (Fred)

February 18, 1936

Fred Lamont, a beloved husband, father, and businessman, passed away on September 28, 2023, at the age of 87. He leaves behind his devoted wife of 65 years, Shirley, along with their cherished family. Fred was born in Cavendish, PEI, but his passion for airplanes and exploration led him to settle in Calgary at a young age. In 1956, he embarked on a fulfilling career with Air Canada before eventually venturing out to establish his own successful enterprise, Lamont Bit Services, in 1976. Throughout his life, Fred also indulged in his love for harness racing, nurturing a fondness for horses and owning several of them.

The family will be arranging a celebration of Fred’s life, details of which will be announced at a later date for both Calgary and PEI. At this difficult time, the family would like to express their sincere appreciation to the compassionate healthcare professionals at McKenzie Towne and Cambridge Manor for their exceptional care and support. To offer condolences, please visit prairierosefunerals.ca, where messages may be sent to Prairie Rose Cremation and Funeral Services.

In memory of Fred Lamont, his remarkable journey and cherished memories will forever remain in the hearts of his loved ones. His legacy as a dedicated family man, visionary entrepreneur, and passionate sports enthusiast will continue to inspire all those who were fortunate enough to be part of his life.

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