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CROPPER, Molly Ellen (nee Benny)

September 9, 1932 – January 1, 2013

Molly Cropper of Calgary passed away on Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at the age of 80 years.

Molly was born in Calgary and lived her whole life in the inner city, mostly in Inglewood where she was an avid community member. Molly and Gerry were married September 3, 1949 and she was proud to have been married to Gerry for sixty years.

Molly is survived by her children, Jerine (Norm), David (Leslie) and Paul (Shelley); grandchildren, Stacey, Matthew, Benjamin, Iain and Wade Cropper; a brother Ed (Judy); three sisters, Marion, Lily and Violet; sisters-in-law, Pat, Sheila (Ken) and Kathleen; as well a large extended family.

She was predeceased by her husband Gerry Cropper on April 28, 2009; her parents Frances and Phillip Benny; brothers, Sam and Norman.

A Gathering will be held at The Alexandra Centre (922 – 9th Avenue SE, Calgary) on Saturday, January 19, 2013. To share memories with family and friends, drop by between 1:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. Donations can be made to The Alexandra Centre Society (address above), The Alex Seniors Health Centre (630 – 9th Avenue SE, Calgary) or The Alex (101, 1318 Centre Street North, Calgary). Condolences may be forwarded through

In living memory of Molly Cropper, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH, Telephone: 403-276-2296.

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  1. Jerine, David, Paul & Family
    You are all in our thoughts at this sad time. Please accept our condolences.

    Pat Benny & Family

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  2. Ted and Marilyn Sugden :

    Our prayers and blessings go out to Jerine, David, and Paul and their families.

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  3. Jerine and family, may fond memories of past time together carry you through the next weeks and months. My sincere sympathy.

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  4. Shelley Heartwell :

    We were so sorry to hear about Molly’s passing. Molly was a great friend and supporter of the Alex. All the staff and doctors who have known Molly over the years are deeply saddened by your loss. We will miss her visits here to the Alex. Molly was a very special person and our thoughts are with you at this sad time. The Alex Community Health Centre

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