Edna Baxter of Calgary passed away peacefully at the Carewest Royal Park on Sunday, January 25, 2004 at the age of 83 years.
She was a distinguished teacher, respected and loved by her students in Hesketh, Canmore and Calgary. In recognition of her contributions during her twenty-nine years of teaching, she was awarded an Honourary Lifetime Membership in the Alberta Teacher’s Association and the Home Economics Council of Alberta. Her kindness touched many hearts.
Edna is survived by her loving family – Diane and Greg, David and Joanne and granddaughters, Chelsea and Carissa. She was predeceased by her husband George and her son Bill.
Funeral Services will be held at Parkdale United Church (2919 – 8th Avenue N.W.) on Friday, January 30, 2004 at 1:00 P.M. with the Rev. Jan Craig officiating. To forward condolences go to www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Canadian Diabetes Association, #105, 7500 Macleod Trail S.E., Calgary, AB T2H 0L9 Telephone: (403) 266-0620 or directly to the Calgary Humane Society (S.P.C.A.), 1323 – 36 Avenue N.E., Calgary, AB T2E 6T6 Telephone: (403) 250-7722 ext. 309.
In living memory of Edna Baxter, a tree will be planted at Nose Creek Valley by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 Crowfoot Circle N.W., CALGARY, TELEPHONE: (403) 241-0044.Print This Obituary & Condolences