March 27, 1933– Moose Jaw, SK
December 3, 2013 – Calgary, AB
Joan Patricia Bradley of Calgary, passed away peacefully at Wentworth Manor after a long journey with Alzheimer’s on Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at the age of 80 years.
Joan was born in Moose Jaw, SK, daughter of Bill and Ivy Cook. She attended school in Moose Jaw where she began a career in music. She acquired an ARCT as Singing Solo Performer at the Royal Conservatory of Music in Toronto. Joan met and married Norman in Toronto. The family relocated to Calgary in 1972 where Joan taught piano, music theory and singing to children in the communities of Oakridge, Palliser and Bayview for many years, preparing them for Conservatory exams. She will be fondly remembered for her kindness, passion for music and love of family.
She is survived by her loving husband Norman of fifty years, and by her daughter Dianne Bradley.
Memorial Services will be held at St. Peter’s Anglican Church (903 – 75th Avenue S.W.) on Monday, January 27, 2014 at 1:30 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial donations may be made directly to the Mount Royal University Conservatory, 403-440-7775. The family thanks the staff at the Wentworth Manor for the kind and compassionate care given to Joan.
In living memory of Joan Bradley, 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