June 15, 1918 – June 25, 2010
In loving memory of Rita Mary Duke of Calgary, who passed away peacefully on Friday, June 25, 2010 at the age of 92 years.
Rita was born in Cobalt, ON., and was married to Charles Edward Duke, who predeceased her in 1981. Rita is survived by, her loving daughters, Margaret Duke, Catherine (Frank) Simari, Elizabeth Duke (Steve Deery), Dorothy (Darcy) Lepine; grandchildren, Graeme, Jennifer, Luke and, Hannah; niece Sue Starling; and nephew Jim Wemyss.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at St. Luke’s Catholic Church, (Corner of Northmount Drive and Northland Drive N.W.), on Tuesday, June 29, 2010 at 8:15 p.m.
Funeral Mass will be Celebrated at St. Luke’s Catholic Church, (Corner of Northmount Drive and Northland Drive N.W.), on Wednesday, June 30, 2010 at 1:30 p.m. You may forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com . If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Canadian Cancer Society, 200, 325 Manning Road NE, Calgary, AB T2E 2P5, Telephone: (403) 205-3966; www.cancer.ca . The family of Rita Duke would like to send a special thank you to Dr.s Morris and Swart, the staff of Unit 102 of the Foothills Medical Centre, and the staff of the Agape Hospice.
In living memory of Rita Duke, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Park, Cochrane by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. Telephone: (403) 241-0044.Print This Obituary & Condolences