Olive Florence Atchison beloved wife of Bill Atchison Sr. of Calgary passed away on Saturday, January 27, 2007 at the age of 80 years.
Ollie was born on November 9, 1926 and at the age of nine moved from England to Fairbridge Farm School in Duncan, BC. Ollie moved to Calgary in 1948 and in 1951 she met Bill. On March 22, 1952 Ollie and Bill were married. Ollie’s favourite past time was playing darts, she also was fond of sewing, cooking and gardening. Her biggest passion was spending time with her children and grandchildren. Ollie was a genuine individual who got the most joy by doing things for other people.
Besides her loving husband Bill Sr., Ollie is remembered by three sons and two daughters-in-law, Bill Jr. (Janine) of Red Deer, AB, Michael (Patricia) of Water Valley, AB and by James and his partner Heather of Okotoks, AB and by two grandchildren, Trevor and Carmel. Ollie was predeceased by her grandson Donald and by three brothers, Thomas, George and Kenneth.
A Celebration of Ollie’s Life will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Thursday, February 1, 2007 at 2:30p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Calgary Humane Society (S.P.C.A.), 4455 – 110 Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB T2C 2T7 Telephone: (403) 205-4455.
Arrangements in care of McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. TELEPHONE: (403) 243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences