June 19, 1941 – February 17, 2010
Gwen Armstrong of Calgary, beloved mother of Kelly and Randy passed away on Wednesday, February 17, 2010 at the age of 68 years.
Gwen was born June 19, 1941 in Calgary. Received her education in Calgary, graduating as a Registered Nurse from the Calgary General Hospital. Nursing was her passion practising at the General Hospital and later on in her career worked in clinics. Gwen will also be remembered as being an accomplished painter as well as being a strong individual soul she felt her final career as a Grandmother was the best role she’s ever had.
Gwen is survived by her son Randy and daughter-in-law Donna of Melbourne, Australia, her daughter Kelly and son-in-law Barrie Hill, two grandchildren Grace and Jackson. She is also survived by a large and caring family.
Gathering is being planned by family and friends to remember Gwen. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Arthritis Society, #200, 1301 – 8 Street S.W., Calgary, AB T2R 1B7 Telephone: (403) 228-2571 or 1 (800) 321-1433. www.arthritis.ca.
In living memory of Gwen Armstrong, 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