Mary Altvater, beloved wife of forty-nine years to Fred Altvater of Calgary, passed away on Saturday, December 8, 2007 at the age of 79 years.
Mary was born in Portage la Prairie, MB on June 24, 1928. She worked in the family business of Auto Repair Square for forty years. Mary was a very kind and compassionate person with an outgoing personality.
Besides her loving husband Fred, Mary is survived by, her daughter Rae, her son and daughter-in-law Ritchie and Yvette, by her grandson Harry, and her friends and extended family. She will also be lovingly remembered by her sisters, Winnie McDonald of Portage la Prairie, MB and Ethel Lamania of New Jersey, and by Mary’s nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Friday, December 14, 2007 at 2:30 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made 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 or directly to The Alzheimer Society of Calgary, Suite 201, 222 – 58th Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T2H 2S3, Telephone: (403)290-0110, www.alzheimercalgary.com.
In living memory of Mary Altvater, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Telephone: (403) 243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences