October 21, 1919–August 30, 2011
Vera Dack of Calgary, passed away onAugust 30, 2011at the age of 91 years.
Vera was born in Taber, Alberta and was raised in a loving family of 8 siblings. She attended normal school inCalgarywhere she met and married the love of her life David Dack. Vera and Dave moved to Calgary in 1956 where they raised their family and lived happily for 50 years.
Vera was an active member of Woodcliff United Church. She contributed much to her community, delivering Meals on Wheels for 20 years and helping with ARBI.
Vera is survived by her son Stephen Dack of Edmonton, AB, her daughter Laurie (Wes) Johnson of Spring, Texas; granddaughters Ashley Johnson (Dave Harrison), of Providence, R.I. and Talya (Brandon) Bean of Houston, Texas; her sister Patricia Snell of Calgary, AB and sisters-in-law Helen Hamman of Calagy, AB and Bessie Hamman of Lethbridge, AB and a large extended family.
She was predeceased by her son David Harold and her husband Dave.
A Celebration of Vera’s life will be held at WoodcliffUnitedChurch(5010 Spruce Drive S.W.) on Tuesday, September 6, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the charity of the donor’s choice.
In living memory of Vera Dack, 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)243-8200Print This Obituary & Condolences