January 30, 1934 – Derbyshire, England
December 9, 2014 – Calgary, Alberta
Michele Berze of Calgary, passed away on Tuesday, December 9, 2014 at the age of 80 years.
Through her love of Jesus Christ, Michele was as strong in death as she was in life. After emigrating from England when she was sixteen, she left a strong legacy of Canadian roots through her children and grandchildren. Michele will be remembered for being the most kind hearted, loving and generous person.
Michele is survived by two sons Pat Ripley (Jennifer Thorne) and Michael (Eleanor) Berze, three daughters Arlene Ripley, Kim (Stew) Campbell and Shannon Berze, seven grandchildren Gabriel, David, Elishea, Taylor, Alyssa, Makayla and Bryce, two great grandchildren Thomas and Amy, a sister Margaret (Ian) Dawson, three brothers Pat (Jeannie) Taylor, Brian Taylor and Peter Sharratt, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her husband John, daughter Mary-Lynn Lewis, her parents Mary and Jim Sharratt and a brother Barry Sharratt.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Park Memorial, 5008 Elbow Drive S.W. Calgary, AB) on Friday, December 12, 2014 at 7:00 p.m.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Park Memorial, 5008 Elbow Drive S.W. Calgary, AB) on Saturday, December 13, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. Graveside Service to follow at Queen’s Park Cemetery. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Michele Berze, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Park Memorial, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Calgary, AB, T2S 2L5, Telephone: 403-243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences