July 3, 1931 – Medicine Hat, Alberta
October 26, 2013 – Calgary, Alberta
Peggy Cassidy of Calgary passed away on October 26, 2013 at the age of 82 years.
Peggy was born in Medicine Hat, AB and was the youngest of eight. Peggy and her mom moved to Calgary where she grew up and attended St. Mary’s High School. In Calgary she met Pat; they married and moved following the cattle business across western Canada finally settling in Brandon, MB. In 1969 they returned to Calgary where she raised the family. Peggy worked at St. Anthony’s Parish until her retirement and continued on as an active member. Following Pat’s death in 1990, Peggy continued to enjoy golf and her family. In 2001 Peggy was smitten with a fancy dancer, her companion and soul mate, Frank Coull. They enjoyed trips to the Legion for dance night along with camping and picnics. She also enjoyed card nights, visits with family and friends and weekly happy hour. Peggy will be dearly missed.
Peggy is survived by her companion and soul mate Frank Coull; her son Tim Cassidy; grandchildren Matthew Cassidy, Tyler Cassidy, Patrick MacDonald, Amanda Walsh, and Heather MacDonald; great-granddaughter Amelia; nephew Ralph and Bernice Jackins, as well as numerous other nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband PJ (Pat) Cassidy and her daughter Lynne Cassidy.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church (5340 – 4th Street S.W.) on Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Peggy Cassidy, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Calgary, AB, T2S 2L5, Telephone: 403-243-8200.Print Obituary & Condolences