Ed Oman

Edwin Albert "Ed" Oman (August 31, 1930 – September 19, 2013) was a provincial level politician from Alberta, Canada.

Edwin Oman
MLA for Calgary North Hill
In office
1979–1986
Preceded byRoy Farran
Succeeded byFred Stewart
Personal details
Born(1930-08-31)August 31, 1930
Clanwilliam, Manitoba
DiedSeptember 19, 2013(2013-09-19) (aged 83)
Calgary, Alberta
Political partyProgressive Conservative Association of Alberta

Political careerEdit

Oman was elected as a Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta representing the Calgary North Hill electoral district in the 1979 Alberta general election. He won easily over second place challenger Dennis Shupe from the Social Credit party and three other candidates to hold the district for the Progressive Conservatives. He was re-elected to a second term in office in the 1982 Alberta general election winning a landslide. He defeated challenger Agnes Middleton from the NDP and two other candidates. Oman retired from provincial politics at the end of his second term in office.[1]

Oman died of pancreatic cancer September 19, 2013 in Calgary.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Calgary North Hill election results". Alberta Heritage Foundation. Archived from the original on 2011-06-12. Retrieved 2008-02-20.
  2. ^ http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/calgaryherald/obituary.aspx?pid=167121142

External linksEdit

Legislative Assembly of Alberta
Preceded by
Roy Farran
MLA Calgary North Hill
1979–1986
Succeeded by
Fred Stewart