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BERNARD – Florence Joyce (nee Kieley)

November 14, 1923 – March 27, 2011

 It is with deep sadness we announce the passing of Florence Joyce Bernard on Sunday, March 27, 2011 at the age of 87 years.

Florence was a beautiful, caring and loving person who enriched the lives of her family and friends.  Florence was born in Kingsclear, NB and also lived in Montreal, QC for thirty two years before moving to Calgary in 1963.

She will be remembered and forever cherished by her daughter Suzanne and son-in law Gerry Lonnberg and grandchildren Samuel, Matthew and Erica. She is also survived by one sister (Anne) and brother-in law Gerry Lavoie and several nieces and nephews.  She was predeceased by her beloved husband Joseph (“Joe”) and six sisters (Bernice, Jean, Charlotte, Dorothy, Frederica, Georgina) and one brother (William).  

The family would like to express their sincere gratitude to Dr. Sy Lam, the staff at Cedars Villa (Poplar Unit) and Cindy for all of the wonderful care given to Florence.  If friends so desire, donations can be made to the Canadian National Institute for the Blind (CNIB), 15 Colonel Baker Pl. N.E., Calgary, Alberta, T2E 4Z3 (Telephone 403-266-8831) or online at

A Memorial Service will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Monday, April 4, 2011 at 10:30 a.m. Graveside Service to follow at Eden Brook Memorial Gardens.  Forward condolences through


In living memory of Florence Bernard, 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

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  1. Giselle MacPherson :

    I was just informed by my sister, Trish, of my aunt Florence’s passing. I remember her as always being cheerful, warm, friendly and helpful to others. She will be sadly missed by all who knew her. Know that I am thinking of those left behind, especially of her daughter Suzanne and her family.

    A niece and cousin,


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  2. Martha & Ken McDonald :

    Suzanne & Gerald & family,
    We are so sorry of the passing of your mom, I lived with your mom when I went to montreal to work, i’m your Uncle Gerry’s [Anne] sister.I was going to Calgary in June, I was to visit with her.
    My deepest sympathy to you and your family. My prayers are with you.
    Martha & Ken McDonald

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