April 10, 1926 – Cluny, AB
August 24, 2013 – Calgary, AB
Lydia Barry passed away peacefully with her family by her side.
Lydia will be remembered by all she touched. She is survived by her daughters Donna (Ed) Fitzgibbon and Gaylene (Doug) Donald; granddaughters Tara Fitzgibbon (Anthony Lycenko), Keri (Scott) Tkachuk, Jody (Marc) LeBlanc; great-grandchildren Malia, Layla, Vincent, Mallory, Spencer and Maxwell; brother Alvin (Eleanor) Schiffner; sister-in-law Lucille Lukacs; numerous nieces and nephews; extended family Jay, Leah, K.J., Mark and Ellery Donald, Phil, Jan and Devin Mittertreiner and Bob Donald. She was predeceased by her husband Don in 2009.
Life for Mom was spent trying to please others. She loved all phases of her life whether it be on the farms in Cheadle and Strathmore, in Calgary or winters in Arizona. She loved life, family and friends.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Alberta Cancer Foundation, Provincial Office, Sun Life Place, 710, 10123 – 99th Street, Edmonton, AB T5J 3H1 Telephone: 1(866) 412-4222. Special thanks to her “handyman” Bryan, Dr. McKenna and the exceptional caring staff of Unit #61 at Foothills Hospital.
In living memory of Lydia Barry, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. Telephone: (403) 256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences