Callen Joseph McLeod passed away suddenly on Saturday, October 2nd, 2021 in Saskatoon, SK. at the age of 48 years. He is survived by his daughter, Lexy (Alex Bairos); grandsons, Lincoln and Levi; sisters, Joyce (Frank) Bighead, Bonny (Calvin) Peneff, Donna (Allan) Sarrazin and Brenda Duff (Al Ackland); brothers, Russell (Julie) McLeod, Curtis (Alicia) McLeod and Kyle McLeod; mother of his children, Nicole Hartmann; and numerous nieces and nephews. He is pre-deceased by his son, Michael McLeod (2018); mother, Aeleen McLeod (2007); and father, Elmer McLeod (2010).
Callen was born in Flin Flon, MB. on March 17th, 1973 moving to Prince Albert in 1977 and to Saskatoon in 1987. He started playing hockey at the age of 5; playing developmental as forward #14 until his late teens. Callen achieved his Iron Worker Red Seal Certification which led him to working in many parts of the world. The birth of his daughter, Lexy in 1994, and son, Michael in 1998, were the happiest times of his life. He loved spending time with his children and many nieces and nephews, having fun doing anything outdoors. He would always find adventures everywhere he went. Callen will be remembered for his kindness to others, warm smile and gentle heart.
Donations can be made to Prairie Harm Reduction, 1516 20th Street West, Saskatoon, SK S7M 0z6 or SWITCH (Student Wellness Initiative Toward Community Health) 1528 20th Street West, Saskatoon, SK S7M 0Z6.