Joan Curtis, beloved wife of William Curtis of Calgary, passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by her family, on Thursday, October 28, 2004 at the age of 69 years.
Joan was born on March 23, 1935 in Montreal, and came to Calgary in 1971. She was an active member of Beta-Sigma Phi, St. Stephen’s Church, the Mustard Seed, Cancer Society, and Calgary Women’s Club. She was an avid golfer and loved to play Bridge. She especially loved to be with her family and grandchildren.
Besides her loving husband William, Joan is survived by her two sons and daughters-in-law, Christian (Linda) Linnington of High River, Kenneth (Beverly) Linnington of Calgary; and seven grandchildren, Devin, Kyle, Kristy, Kris, Dustin, Corey, and Nicole. She is also survived by her two brothers and beloved sister, Fred (Lorraine) Rawlinson of Toronto, Gwendolyn Rawlinson of Atlanta, and David (Deborah) Rawlinson of Calgary; as well as several nieces, nephews, and many friends.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Sunday, October 31, 2004 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Funeral Services will be held at St. Stephen’s Anglican Church (1121 – 14th Avenue S.W.) on Monday, November 1, 2004 at 1:00 p.m. with the Rev. Brian E. Pearson officiating. Graveside Service to follow at Queen’s Park Cemetery. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Canadian Cancer Society, 215 – 12 Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB T2G 1A2 Telephone: (403) 205-3966.
In living memory of Joan Curtis, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 Centre Street North, CALGARY, TELEPHONE: (403) 276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences