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(9/29/97) ANDERSON _ Ian Anderson of Calgary and formerly of Drumheller, Alberta passed away at his residence in Calgary at the age of 61 years. Announcements later by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, "Chapel of the Bells", 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH. Telephone: 403-276-2296.
(9/29/97) BAKER _ Richard W. Baker, passed away at the Dr. Vernon Fanning Centre on September 26, 1997 at the age of 81 years. He is survived by his son Richard A. (Sandy) Baker; and daughter Marian (Brian) Lippai; grandchildren, Shannon Patterson and Darren Baker; his sisters, Louise (Dave) Loxam, Edith Kinsey; his brothers, Joe (Thirza) Baker, Doug (Jacqueline) Baker; and by his sister-in-law Mary Hall. Richard was predeceased by his wife Betty Baker in 1978. A Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel of MOUNTAIN VIEW FUNERAL HOME on Wednesday October 1, 1997 at 3:30 p.m. Interment to follow in Mountain View Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made directly to the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada (No. 238, 2116 - 27 Avenue, N.E., Calgary, AB T2E 7A6). Arrangements entrusted to MOUNTAIN VIEW CEMETERY and FUNERAL HOME, 17 AVENUE S.E. at GARDEN ROAD (3 km East of 68 Street S.E.). Telephone: 403-272-5555.
(9/28/97) BRUCE _ Donna Jean Bruce (nee Adams), passed away on September 24, 1997 at the age of 73. Jean is survived by her son Charles, daughter-in-law Agnes, granddaughters, Annissa (Patrick) and Keely and grandson Dugan. She also leaves behind her great-grandson James Charles. She was predeceased by son Douglas in August of this year. There will be no service at the request of the family. Arrangements in care of MEMORIES FUNERAL HOME and CREMATORIUM, 12705 Lake Fraser Drive S.E., Calgary, Alberta. Telephone: 403-216-1386.
(9/29/97) BUTALA _ Mrs. Greta Martha Butala, beloved wife of Mr. Dan Butala of Calgary, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family at the Foothills Hospital on September 26, 1997 at the age of 75 years. Funeral Mass will be concelebrated at St. Anthony's Catholic Church (5340 - 4 Street S.W.), today, September 29, 1997 at 10:30 a.m. with the Rev. John L. Maes and the Rev. Jan Ryszard Drzazga, Celebrants. Graveside Service to follow in "Good Shepherd Cemetery" at Mountain View Memorial Gardens. In living memory of Greta Butala, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES "Park Memorial Chapel", 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W., CALGARY. Telephone: 403-243-8200.
(9/29/97) CHRISTIE _ Mr. Norman James Christie, beloved husband of Mrs. Marion Christie of Calgary, Alberta, passed away at the Rockyview General Hospital on September 26, 1997 after a long illness. Announcements later by LEYDEN'S FUNERAL HOMES LTD. Telephone: 228-4422.
(9/29/97) DACKEWICH _ (nee Bewick) - Joan Patricia Dackewich, passed away September 27, 1997 at the age of 56 years. Joan is survived by her beloved companion Bob Bulachowski; an aunt Barbara Bewick; and a cousin Mary. At her request, no Funeral will be held. No flowers by request, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, Second Floor, 215 - 12 Avenue S.E., Calgary, Alberta, T2G 1A2. Arrangements and Cremation are in care of LEYDEN'S FUNERAL HOMES LTD. Telephone: 228-4422.
(9/29/97) GRAHAM _ Dorothy, passed away peacefully at her home on September 26, 1997 at the age of 83 years. Dorothy was born in Leduc, AB. She will be lovingly remembered and sadly missed by her children, Albert (Irene) Graham of Calgary, Henry Graham of Calgary, Wilma (Doug) Betts of Toronto, Ont., Gloria Sullivan of Calgary, Grace (Guy) Sanderson of Calgary, and Harold (Norma) Graham of Calgary. Dorothy had twelve grandchildren and nineteen great-grandchildren. Dorothy was predeceased by her husband Bill on May 13, 1997 and her son Jim on April 13, 1983. Dorothy moved to Calgary in 1941. Dorothy was a very devoted mother always making sure her family was well cared for. All needs were met if possible by her. Her children will always remember how she put her family first before herself. She devoted her whole life to her family. Dorothy worked very hard in bringing up her family. She worked side by side with her husband. Funeral Services will be held in the Chapel of MOUNTAIN VIEW FUNERAL HOME on Monday, September 29, 1997 at 3:00 p.m. Interment to follow at Mountain View Memorial Gardens. Arrangements entrusted to MOUNTAIN VIEW CEMETERY and FUNERAL HOME, 17 Avenue S.E. at Garden Road (3 km East of 68 Street S.E.). Telephone: 403-272-5555.
(9/28/97) KENNEY _ Shirley Joan (April 5, 1929 - September 25, 1997) passed away peacefully in her home. She was predeceased by her husband Reginald Oliver Kenney and her parents, Olive and Harry Dodd. Shirley is survived by her sister Olive McCuaid of Burnaby, B.C.; her daughter Joan (Ron) McKenzie of Calgary, AB; her son James (Paula) Kenney of Kingston, ON; her granddaughter Deardra of Calgary; and her grandson David of Victoria, B.C. Her loving and generous spirit will be sadly missed by her many lifelong friends including Dorothy and Chris; her extended family of staff, volunteers and residents of Carewest Sarcee, O.E.S. Acacia Chapter, and of course, the Home Shopping Channel. A Memorial Service will be held at Carewest Sarcee Chapel at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, September 30, 1997. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Calgary. Until we meet again....
(9/29/97) LEVINE _ Mr. Cyril Joseph Levine passed away in Calgary, on Friday, September 26, 1997 at the age of 69 years. He is survived by one son Stephen and one daughter Kathryn. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Agape Manor Hospice, 1302 - 8 Avenue N.W., Calgary, Alberta or to the Tom Baker Cancer Centre, c/o Alberta Cancer Foundation, 1331 - 29 Street N.W., Calgary, Alberta, T2N 4N2. A Memorial Service will be held at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, (10827 - 24 Street S.W.) on Wednesday, October 1, 1997 at 10:00 a.m. with Rev. Tim Boyle officiating. Arrangements in care of COCHRANE FUNERAL SERVICES. Telephone: 403-932-4452.
(9/29/97) LUCIANI _ Amalia (Mary), passed away peacefully at the Foothills Hospital on September 26, 1997, at the age of 83 years. She will be lovingly remembered by her brother Victor (Marguerite) Bussi; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Mary was predeceased by her husband Fred in 1982. She was a member of St. Mary's Parish for sixty-five years and will be sadly missed by those whose lives she touched. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Mary's Cathedral, 219 - 18 Avenue S.W., on Wednesday, October 1, 1997 at 10:00 a.m., with the Reverend Larry Bagnall, Celebrant. Interment to follow at St. Mary's Cemetery. FOSTERS FUNERAL HOMES "Jacques Chapel", Directors. Telephone: 297-0711.
(9/29/97) MARTHALLER _ Lori Dee Marthaller passed away on September 27, 1997 at the Foothills Hospital at the age of 39 years. Announcements to follow. Arrangements entrusted to MOUNTAIN VIEW CEMETERY and FUNERAL HOME, 17 AVENUE S.E. at GARDEN ROAD (3 km East of 68 Street S.E.) Telephone: 403-272-5555.
(9/29/97) MEIKLE-HARRIS _ "If I could choose but one philosophy to be my guiding light. This I would engrave in golden letters and never let it out of sight. Give To Every Person You Meet More Than You Take From Them." Meikle-Harris C.M., Christine Campbell, at the age of 88 years, passed away at the Rockyview Hospital on Friday evening, September 26, 1997. She was predeceased by her husband Anthony E. Harris in 1987, her first husband William McMunn Meikle in 1979, her son Malcolm James Meikle in March of 1997, and her three brothers, Malcolm, James and Tom many years ago. Christine is survived by her children, Robert David Meikle (Barbara) of Calgary, Peggie Shaw (Bob) of Ladysmith, B.C., Christine Herman (Cliff) of Calgary, Lenore Gilfillan (Richard) of Calgary, William Lyle Meikle (Cheryl) of Salmon Arm, B.C., Audrey O'Neil of Calgary, Roderick Meikle of Calgary; her daughter-in-law Gerry Meikle of Water Valley; two sisters, Rena Gilmour-Westlund (Emile) of Calgary and Jessie McNichol (Alec) of Scotland; twenty-two grandchildren, twenty-four great-grandchildren and a great-great-granddaughter. Christine was born in Glasgow, Scotland in 1908. She immigrated to Canada in 1927 continuing her nurses training in Montreal and moving to Calgary in 1928. She met and married Bill Meikle in Calgary, they were married on September 2, 1929. When Christine's youngest, a set of twins were born in 1946 it was soon discovered that Roddy had Down's Syndrome. From that point on Christine dedicated her life to the advancement of the mentally handicapped and subsequently the Calgary Association for Retarded Children was formed and is known today as the Developmental Disabilities Resource Centre. Dr. Meikle-Harris received numerous recognitions for her outstanding work. Among those were the Calgary's Citizen of the Year in 1960; a Centennial Medal during 1968; and Honorary Doctorate Degree from the University of Calgary on November 6, 1971; the Order of Canada in December of 1973; the Alberta Achievement Award for outstanding service in Special Education presented in November of 1980 by the Premier, The Right Honorable Peter Lougheed; a Centennial Award in 1987 and just recently was recognized by the Calgary Developmental Disabilities Resource Centre. The family wishes to express their appreciation for the care our Mother received at the Scottish Extendicare Nursing Home these past few years and the staff on Unit 73 at the Rockyview Hospital this past week. Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at Pierson's Funeral Home, 4121 - 17 Avenue S.E. on Monday, September 29 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Funeral Services at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 2021 - 17 Avenue S.W., Calgary, on Tuesday, September 30, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. Interment will follow in the Union Cemetery. If desired, memorial tributes may be made to the Flowers of Hope, 4631 Richardson Way S.W., Calgary, T3E 7B7. PIERSON'S FUNERAL SERVICE, Directors. Telephone: 235-3602.
(9/29/97) MacFARLANE _ Esther Miriam MacFarlane of Calgary passed away peacefully at the Bethany Care Centre on September 26, 1997 at the age of 90 years. Esther will be lovingly remembered by two sons, Ted (Sylvia) Walker of Regina, Frank Walker of Bethany Care Centre, Calgary and daughter Bev (Pat) Whitney of Calgary. She is also survived by eleven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren; two brothers, Ken (Grace) Hegler of Vancouver, and George Hegler of Victoria; several nieces and nephews. Esther was predeceased by her first husband Lynwood Walker in 1955 and by her second husband Charles MacFarlane in 1966, sister Berniece Hollinshead in 1986. She has lived in Calgary since 1955, most recently at the Bethany Care Centre (about eighteen years). A Memorial Service and celebration of her life will be held at the Bethany Care Centre, 916 - 18A Street N.W. on Tuesday, September 30, 1997 at 11:00 a.m. with the Rev. Warren Litt officiating. Cremation. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made to the charity of the donor's choice. At FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES annual Christmas Candlelight Memorial Service, an "Ornamental Dove" will be dedicated in memory of Esther. FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES "Garden Chapel", Directors. Telephone: 297-0888.
(9/29/97) McCARTY _ A Golden Heart Stopped Beating Two Working Hands At Rest May 13, 1896 - September 24, 1997 Barbara, at the age of 101, passed away peacefully at the Beverly Centre where she had been a resident for the past five and a half years. Born in Calumet, Michigan, Barbara arrived at Rosalind, Alberta in 1902 with her father George McTavish and her five siblings. She married James Blanchard McCarty in 1917 and they farmed at Kelsey, Alberta for many years, moving to Calgary in 1946. Barbara was a very special, loving, caring person who always had a smile and a kind word for everyone she met. Her gentleness and great sense of humor will be dearly remembered by her family and friends. She is survived by her daughters, Helen Atkinson of Edmonton and Blanche (Lindsay) Cuthbertson of Calgary; fifteen grandchildren, twenty-eight great-grandchildren, six great-great-grandchildren, and numerous nephews and nieces. Barbara was predeceased by her loving husband Blanchard forty years ago, daughter Velma LaBarge Carter, son James, son-in-law Ralph Atkinson, granddaughter Bonnie Atkinson and granddaughter-in-law Becky Cuthbertson. The family would like to thank all of the staff, especially the nurses, at Beverly Centre for the gentle loving care given to Barbara. A Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel of MOUNTAIN VIEW FUNERAL HOME on Wednesday, October 1, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. Interment to follow at Mountain View Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Beverly Centre Garden Fund (1729 - 90 Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T2V 4S1) would be appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to MOUNTAIN VIEW CEMETERY and FUNERAL HOME, 17 Avenue S.E. at Garden Road (3 km East of 68 Street S.E.). Telephone: 403-272-5555.
(9/29/97) McCORMICK _ Terrence Donald John "Terry", died at the Rockyview Hospital, September 27, 1997, surrounded by his family, in his 63rd year after a brief struggle with cancer. Announcements later by FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES "Garden Chapel", Directors. Telephone: 297-0888.
(9/29/97) NOORDHOF _ Christopher Jay Noordhof passed away on Thursday, September 25, 1997 at the Children's Hospital at the age of 2 years. Christopher leaves behind his parents, Chalae and Jason, big brother James, as well as numerous family and friends. A Celebration of Christopher's love will be held on Wednesday, October 1, 1997 at 11:00 a.m. in the Chapel of Pierson's Funeral Home, 4121 - 17 Avenue S.E., Calgary. The family wishes to extend their thanks to the support staff at the Children's Hospital and the staff at Bow Court. A special thank-you to Audrey Bird, Sylvia Newhook and Cathy Martin for the tremendous support and love. Arrangements in care of PIERSON'S FUNERAL SERVICE. Telephone: 235-3602.
(9/29/97) ONESPOT _ Frank (Ji-Ji Mu'za, Berry Child) Onespot, of Tsuu T'ina Nation passed away peacefully at the Rockyview Hospital on September 26, 1997 at the age of 97 years. Frank worked here in Calgary at the stock yards for many years as well as at the logging camp at Tsuu T'ina Nation. As a carpenter, Frank constructed homes for many people both on and off the Reserve. Frank loved his music, this was shown through his ability to play the violin, steel guitar and harmonica. Frank and his wife Mary travelled extensively throughout Europe in the 1960's as traditional native dancers and goodwill ambassadors. His native heritage was always a very important part of his life, this was evident by his involvement in the Calgary Stampede, and as a cultural teacher at Plains Indian Survival School. He was a key leader in many groups and societies such as being Chief of the Prairie Chicken Society, Cowboy Society, Whip Society and the keeper of Tsuu T'ina Nation's Holy Ceremonial Bundle. Frank was one of the founders of the Tsuu T'ina Indian Days and Pow Wows. He was an avid hunter, fisher and trapper. Because of Frank's age and as the eldest member of Tsuu T'ina, his presence will always be felt by the knowledge he passed on to every one and he will be known as the Grandfather to his people. Frank is survived by his loving family, three sons, Reggie and Patsy Onespot, Arthur and Lottie Onespot, Fred and Eliza Eagle Tail; four daughters, Evelyn and Tom Big Plume, Agnes Thomas, Mae and Gib McDonald, and Lottie Devine; two adopted sons, Frank Renteria and Pat Derranger; and three generations of grandchildren. He is also survived by three sisters, Mrs. Lucy and Dick Big Plume, Mrs. Victoria McHugh of Gleichen, Alberta and Mrs. Joyce Runge of Priddis, Alberta; two sisters-in-law, Rosie Runner and Monica Whitney; and his special nephew, Chief Roy Whitney as well as numerous nieces and nephews and other relatives. Frank was predeceased by his wife Mary in August 1991, parents, John and Susan Onespot, two daughters, Olive Golar and Marjorie Onespot, three brothers, Roy, Bill and Lawrence Whitney, one sister Maggie Onespot, sister-in-law Mae Whitney, three brothers-in-law, George Runner, Clarence McHugh and Roy Runge. Special thanks to his daughter Lottie for all the care she provided to him. Wake Services will be held at the residence of Frank Onespot, Tsuu T'ina Nation, today, September 29, 1997 at 7:00 p.m. for relatives and friends. Traditional Funeral Services will be held at the residence of Frank Onespot, Tsuu T'ina Nation, on Tuesday, September 30, 1997 at 2:00 p.m. with elders, Fred Eagle Tail and Arthur Onespot officiating. Graveside Service to follow at the Tsuu T'ina Nation Cemetery. In living memory of Frank Onespot, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, "Park Memorial Chapel", 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W., CALGARY. Telephone: 403-243-8200.
(9/29/97) ORAM _ Barbara Ann Oram (nee Winterson), beloved wife of Kenneth Oram of Calgary, passed away at the Rockyview General Hospital on Sunday, September 28, 1997 at the age of 58 years. Besides her loving husband, Barbara is survived by two sons, Stephen and his wife Nancy Burford of Canmore, Norman and his wife Sue Burford of Mission, BC; a daughter Karen-Jean Laurendeau and Gary Rosen of Calgary; as well as five grandchildren. She is also survived by two sisters-in-law, Beverley Oram, and Shirley McKinley, both of Toronto. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S "Fish Creek Chapel", (14441 Bannister Road S.E.), on Tuesday, September 30, 1997 at 10:30 a.m. with the Rev. Keith F. Sorge of St. Patrick's Catholic Church officiating. Graveside Service in Montreal, to be announced at a later date. If friends so desire, Memorial Tributes may be made directly to the Canadian Cancer Society, Second Floor, 215 - 12 Avenue S.E., Calgary, Alberta, T2G 1A2 or to the donor's choice. In living memory of Barbara Oram, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, "Fish Creek Chapel", 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E, CALGARY. Telephone: 403-256-9575.
(9/29/97) RICHARDSON _ Frances Adeline Richardson, passed away on September 27, 1997 at the Brentwood Nursing Home at the age of 94. Frances is survived by her son Edward (Ted) (Florence); her daughter Bea of Edmonton; five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. She was a lifetime member of the Maccabee Lodge. The family wish to thank the staff at the Brentwood Nursing Home for the thoughtfulness and caring during her stay with them. A Service of Remembrance will be held at FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES "Garden Chapel", 3220 - 4 Street N.W. on Wednesday, October 1, 1997 at 3:00 p.m.. If friends so desire, memorial donations may be made in Frances' memory to a charity of the donor's choice. FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES "Garden Chapel", Directors. Telephone: 297-0888.
(9/28/97) SIMPER _ Dr. Bertram E. (Bert), passed away peacefully at Agape Manor Hospice on Friday, September 26, 1997. Cremation. A Memorial Service will be held on Tuesday September 30 at 2:00 p.m. at Grace Presbyterian Church, 15 Avenue and 9 Street S.W., Reverend Victor Kim officiating. No flowers or memorial gifts by request.
(9/29/97) TEBB _ Albert Clifford Tebb of Airdrie passed away peacefully at the Foothills Hospital on September 23, 1997 at the age of 79 years. Cliff was born at Gerald, Saskatchewan and came to Airdrie with his parents at nine months old. Left to mourn his loss is his loving wife Olive; one son Wayne and wife Sandra; three grandsons, Greg, Brian and Barry; one granddaughter Shannon; numerous nieces and nephews; one brother Harry and wife Gloria from Nanaimo; two sisters, Marianne Hawkey and Lillian Schofield both from Airdrie. Predeceased by his daughter Marilyn in 1966 and one son Donald in 1997. He was active in the community winning the Provincial Grain Judging in 1938 - Hamilton, Ontario. Managing the Rodeo and being Parade Marshall for many years. He was a member of Crossfield Lodge AF & AM, Airdrie Lions Club, life member of Crossfield Elks; also life member of Airdrie Curling Club and an ardent curler. Cliff was in the trucking business for thirty years as well as being a successful farmer. He had a good eye for livestock and bought and sold many a good horse. Cliff was very proud of his grandsons being involved in Rodeo and helping on the farm. Cliff loved a good joke and one reminded him of another. Cliff retired in 1981 with his wife Olive and has lived in Croxford Estates until his death. Relatives and friends are invited to a Visitation at FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES "Garden Chapel", 3220 - 4 Street N.W. on Monday, September 29, 1997 between 6:00 and 8:00 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held at Foster's Funeral Homes "Garden Chapel" on Tuesday, September 30, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. with Rev. Dr. Stephen Wilk officiating. Interment to follow in Queen's Park Cemetery. If friends so desire, donations may be made to donor's choice. FOSTER'S FUNERAL HOMES "Garden Chapel", Directors. Telephone: 297-0888.
(9/29/97) TORVI _ Jennifer Jean passed away unexpectedly on September 26, 1997, at the Foothills Hospital, at the age of 27 years. She was born on May 18, 1970 at Foothills Hospital, and was a graduate of William Aberhart High School, and the University of Calgary in Education. After graduation, she worked in the Faculty of Continuing Education at the University of Calgary. She has touched the lives of many people in a special way with her kindness, gentleness, love, sense of humor and will be sorely missed. We are saddened by her sudden passing, but are thankful for the memories and the legacy which we have been allowed to share in. She will never by forgotten by those who love her. A Memorial Service will be held on Wednesday, October 1, 1997 at 2:00 p.m. at Crescent Heights Baptist Church, 1212 - 1 Street N.W. Beloved daughter of Allan and Rosalie; dear sister of John and Bill of Calgary, and David (and sister-in-law of Heather and aunt of Joshua) of Ottawa; and granddaughter of Jean MacDonnell of Calgary. She is also survived by the Wilsons of London, Ontario and the Campbells of Abbottsford, British Columbia, and Calgary. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to a scholarship fund which is being set up at the University of Calgary. In living memory of Jennifer Torvi, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, "Chapel of the Bells", 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH. Phone: 403-276-2296.
(9/29/97) WALLACE _ Edith Nellie went home to be with her Lord on Wednesday, September 24, 1997 at the age of 84 years, beloved wife of the late Stuart Wallace. Relatives and friends may pay their respects at LEYDEN'S "Chapel of Remembrance" (17 Avenue and 2 Street S.W.), today from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.. Funeral Services for Nellie will be held at First Alliance Church (1201 Glenmore Trail S.W.), on Tuesday, September 30, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. with Pastor Ray Matheson officiating. Private Graveside Services will follow at Burnsland Cemetery. LEYDEN'S FUNERAL HOMES LTD., Directors of Services. Telephone: 228-4422.
(9/29/97) WISHART _ Jane Alexander Wishart passed away at her residence on Thursday, September 25, 1997 at the age of 102 years. Our Queen has joined God's angels, her husband William, daughters, Muriel and Jean, grandson Angus, and a son-in-law Ted. Great Granny leaves her daughter Sheila Gardner and son Crawford (Isabel) Wishart; as well as ten grandchildren and sixteen great-grandchildren. In keeping with Janey's request, everyone is invited to wear bright coloured clothing to a Celebration of Life Service which will be held at HERITAGE FUNERAL HOME, 1708 - 16 Avenue N.W., (across from North Hill Shopping Centre) on Tuesday, September 30, 1997 at 1:00 p.m. with Ms. Marilyn Evans of Okotoks United Church officiating. In lieu of flowers, if desired, a donation in Janey's memory may be made directly to the charity of the donor's choice. Funeral and Cremation arrangements in care of HERITAGE FAMILY FUNERAL SERVICES, "Calgary Crematorium Chapel". Telephone: 299-0111.
(9/29/97) YOUNG _ Dorothy Young (nee Simpson), passed away peacefully at home on Saturday, September 27, 1997. She is survived by her loving husband Mac of fifty-five years; daughter Lorraine (Doug) Gill of Edmonton; granddaughters, Dawn (Peter) Heinemeyer of Calgary, Robin Kaluski of Vancouver; great-grandchildren, Greg and Karen Heinemeyer; brother Robert G. Simpson; and sister-in-law Anna of Nanaimo; brother-in-law, Douglas Young, and sister-in-law Joyce Young of Sidney, BC; and by five nieces and two nephews. Dorothy was born at Sandy Hook, Manitoba on August 27, 1918 and lived in Winnipeg until 1930 when the family moved to Montreal where she lived until 1964. In 1964 she moved to Vancouver and in 1966 to Calgary. Her great love in life was music. She received her Licentiate in violin from the Royal Schools of Music, London, England as well as a scholarship. She played in a number of orchestras, including the Women's Symphony of Montreal and the Calgary Philharmonic. She was a member of the Calgary South Rotary Anns for twenty-nine years. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made directly to the Canadian Cancer Society (No. 408, 1305 - 11 Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB, T3C 3P6). A Memorial Service will be held at Southwood United Church (10690 Elbow Drive S.W., Calgary) at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday October 1, 1997, after which a Private Family Inurnment will take place at Mountain View Memorial Gardens. Arrangements entrusted to MOUNTAIN VIEW CEMETERY and FUNERAL HOME, 17 AVENUE S.E. at GARDEN ROAD (3 km. East of 68 Street S.E.). Telephone: 403-272-5555.

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Document Date: September 1997 - revised Jan 2003
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