Rita Veronica Doyle, beloved wife of Pat Doyle of Calgary, passed away on Thursday, June 30, 2005 at the age of 73 years.
Rita was born on August 27, 1931 in Regina, SK. Rita married Pat on November 24, 1964 in Toronto, ON. In 1969, they moved to Calgary where Rita made their home for Pat and their son Grant, she was both a loving wife and mother. Rita especially enjoyed her pets and saved six dogs and twelve cats over the years, by providing them a loving home.
Besides her loving husband Pat, Rita is also survived by her son Grant Doyle of Calgary; and a sister and brother-in-law Bernice and Harold Vavra of Calgary. Rita was predeceased by her parents Catherine and Stan; sister Mary; and brothers, Victor and Adam.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Eastside Memorial Chapel (5388 Memorial Drive N.E.) on Monday, July 4, 2005 at 7:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Thomas More Catholic Church (15 Templebow Road N.E.) on Tuesday, July 5, 2005 at 1:00 p.m. 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 Dr. Geggie Memorial Fund, c/o Tom Baker Cancer Centre, 1331 – 29 Street NW, Calgary, AB T2N 4N2 Telephone: (403) 944 – 2433.
In living memory of Rita Doyle, a tree will be planted by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Eastside Memorial Chapel, 5388 MEMORIAL DRIVE N.E., CALGARY. Telephone: (403) 248-8585.Print This Obituary & Condolences