April 7, 1934 – August 25, 2009
Audrey Abernethy passed away suddenly in the presence of her family on Tuesday, August 25, 2009 at the Tom Baker Cancer Centre at the age of 75 years.
Audrey is survived by her husband of fifty years, Ronald; sons, Wayne (Sandra) and David (Carol); grandchildren, Robert, Krista, Tyler, Alysha and Brody; sisters, Mona and Veronica Reeves of Nova Scotia; sister in-law Elaine Keating of Pickering, Ontario; and her nieces, nephews and their families who will greatly miss her.
Audrey was predeceased by her son, Brian; mother and father Henry and Ethel Bezanson; brother, Orval Bezanson; sisters, Grace Young, Elsie L’Herault, and Rhoda Kosowan of Toronto; and brothers in-law, Blaine Reeves of Nova Scotia and John Kosowan of Toronto.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Eastside Memorial Chapel (5388 Memorial Drive N.E.) on Sunday, August 30, 2009 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Eastside Memorial Chapel (5388 Memorial Drive N.E.) on Monday, August 31, 2009 at 2:30 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, in lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made in memory of Audrey directly to the Alberta Cancer Foundation, c/o Tom Baker Cancer Centre, 1331 – 29 Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 4N2 Telephone: (403) 521-3433. The family wishes to thank the doctors and staff of Unit 47 at the Tom Baker Centre and her palliative care nurses.
In living memory of Audrey Abernethy, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Eastside Memorial Chapel, 5388 MEMORIAL DRIVE N.E. Telephone: (403) 248-8585.Print This Obituary & Condolences