August 31, 1930 – September 17, 2009
Margie passed away peacefully at the age of 79 with her family at her side on Thursday, September 17, 2009.
She is survived by her husband of fifty-eight years, Ralph Campbell and their four children, Paul (Sherry) Campbell of Edmonton, Phil (Deb) Campbell of Seattle, WA, Bruce (Jill Henheffer) Campbell of High River, and Sue (Mike) Watkins of Vancouver. Four grandchildren who were her pride and joy, Adam and Zack Watkins of Vancouver, Melodie (Ryan) McCarthy of High River, and David Campbell of Edmonton also survive her. She also has a brother Bill (Dee) Kinney of Philadelphia.
Margie was born in 1930 to Bill and Mabel Kinney in Twin Falls, ID.
She was diagnosed with diabetes at twelve years of age. Despite her diabetes she was able to raise four children while they grew up in four different continents in their early years in the 1950s and 60s. Margie enjoyed an active life until her passing. She loved spending time with her children and grandchildren in her later years.
A Celebration of Margie’s life will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Wednesday, September 23, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Canadian Diabetes Association, #204, 2323 – 32nd Avenue N.E., Calgary, AB T2E 6Z3 Telephone: (403) 266-0620, ext. 112, www.diabetes.ca.
In living memory of Margie Campbell, 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