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DREWS, Mary (nee Hozjan)

March 8, 1933 – Calgary, Alberta
November 29, 2014 – Calgary, Alberta

Mary beloved wife of over 60 years to Bruno Drews, of Calgary, passed away peacefully at Rockyview General Hospital on November 29, 2014 at the age of 81 years with her family at her bedside.

Mary was born in Calgary, spent her childhood in Slovenia and in 1954 married and started her family in Calgary. She loved to garden, cook, and was an animal lover.

Mary will be lovingly remembered by daughter Annamarie (Terry); grandsons Christopher and Cory; son Barry (Norma); son David (Trish); grandchildren Neven, Kristen and Delvin; Sisters Anna Goltes; niece and nephew Joanne and Vlado; sister Martha; brother Steve; nephews Ronnie and Robbie: brother Ivan (Maria); and numerous nieces, nephews and many friends. Mary was predeceased by parents Stefan and Katarina, brother Joze; sister in law Pauline.

Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Fish Creek, 14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Thursday, December 4, 2014 at 7:30 p.m.

Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Bonaventure Catholic Church (1600 Acadia Drive S.E.) on Friday, December 5, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. (family to confirm date). Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.

In living memory of Mary Drews, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. Telephone: 403-256-9575.

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  1. Michael & Penny O'Hearn :

    We are so sorry to hear of your loss. It was always a pleasure to see Mary at the functions held at the Calgary Tower and to catch up on news of the family. We have very fond memories of those times, all our sympathy to you and your family. Michael and Penny O’Hearn

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  2. Anna & Terry, and to all of Mary’s family,
    So sorry for your loss. It’s been many years since having met your Mom, but I recall the wonderful and warm hospitality extended. No matter our age when it happens, we are all children again at the loss of a parent. Please accept my sympathy and condolences, to you and to the family.

    Blair

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  3. Gail & Rudy Koch :

    Barry, Anna and family, we are so sorry for your loss, our thoughts and prayers are with you. If there is anything we can do please call us. We love you.

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  4. Gail & Rudy Koch :

    Barry, Rudy & I are so sorry for your loss, our thoughts and prayers are with you. If there is anything you need, please let us know. We love you!

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  5. Anne & John Testorie, Jeff, Kathy & Will Hardman-hingston :

    Know our hearts and prayers are with you in your time of sorrow. Mary was a great lady and bright spark that shall be missed in this world.

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