Martha Craswell, beloved wife of Bob Craswell of Calgary, passed away on Sunday, August 24, 2008 at the age of 78 years.
Martha was born and raised in the Rimbey Area. Martha and Bob were married for 55 years, spending the last 52 years in Calgary. She loved being a wife and mother. Martha was a proud stay at home mom and was always very involved in family activities. She loved being a grandma and spent as much time as possible with Justin and Kristin. In her spare time she enjoyed curling, golf, playing cards and also enjoyed wintering in Phoenix for a number of years.
Besides her loving husband Bob, Martha is survived by two daughters, Bev Craswell and Karen McKenzie (Bill McDonald), son Bob Craswell and two grandchildren, Justin and Kristin McKenzie. She is also survived by numerous extended family.
Funeral Services will be held at St. Andrew’s United Church (924 Heritage Drive S.W.), on Friday, August 29, 2008 at 2:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Canadian Cancer Society, 200 – 325 Manning Rd. N.E., Calgary, AB T2E2P5 Telephone:(403)205-3966,email firstname.lastname@example.org.
In living memory of Martha Craswell, 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.Print This Obituary & Condolences