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DUMONT, Margery Helen

April 30, 1925- McGrath, AB
June 5, 2013 – Calgary, AB

Margery Dumont passed away on June 5, 2013 of heart failure at the age of 88 years.

Margery Dumont (nee Henry) was born and raised in Del Bonita, AB. In her early twenties, Marge moved to Calgary to take a position with Royalite where she met her husband Ted. They married in 1951 and proceeded to have five children. They remained in Calgary until 1974 when they relocated to Denver, CO for Ted’s work, then returned in 1979 and remained here until her passing. Marge was very athletic from an early age, being an awesome baseball player, avid golfer and bowled in the same league for 35 years. Bridge & cards were another love that Marge enjoyed with many. She loved family and friends and led a very active social life.

Marge is survived by four children; D’Arcy (Jo-Ann), Dale, Stephen and Richard (Kelly), adopted family Ivan (Ann), seven grandchildren and five great grandchildren: siblings, Irene Berezay, Edgar Henry, Noreen Weiss and in-laws Lena Henry, Flo Bickerton, Margaret Dumont, Helene Pawson and Al(Tina) Dumont, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her son Robert in 1970, husband Ted in 2001, brothers; George and Howard Henry and sisters; Kathleen Jensen and Verna Newton.

The family would like to thank the remarkable staff at Rockyview Emergency for their exceptional care and compassion, with special thanks to head nurse, Ken.

Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W. Calgary, AB) on Wednesday June 12,2013 at 2:30 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 200, 119 – 14th Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 1Z6 Telephone: (403) 781-1978, www.heartandstroke.ca. or to ARBI 3412 Spruce Drive SW
Calgary, AB T3C 3A4 403-242-7116 www.arbi.ca.

In living memory of Marge Dumont, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Calgary, AB, T2S 2L5, Telephone: 403-243-8200.

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  1. Tom & Linda Cropper (Stone) :

    We were sad to hear of your Mom’s passing. I’m sorry we can’t be with you at this time but our thoughts are with you. I will remember fond memories we had with her & your family when we were younger. She was always such a classy lady.

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  2. Lorraine Carpenter :

    Sorry to read of Marge’s passing. I was about ready to call her for our annual lunch. Lots of fun and laughter with the Dumonts in Denver. Hugs and caring thoughts to the family.
    Lorraine Carpenter

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  3. Jean Sallenbach :

    Sorry to hear of your loss. Your Mom will be missed. I know your parents spent lots of good times with my parents (Phyllis & Bruce Freeborn).

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  4. Lilly Maginley :

    It is with sadness and sorrow that we have learned of the passing on of Marg. She was a member of our ever shrinking bridge club (turned into a luncheon club).Her happy personality will be missed by us and all her many friends. I wish to extend my condolences to her family.

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  5. Jan Hufnagel and family :

    We are thinking of you all. Aunt Marge was always interested in all that was going on in our family and we will miss her friendly calls and Xmas letters, visits at family gatherings, etc. Take comfort in your memories at this time of sadness. We love you all.

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  6. Trudy and Fred Zimmer :

    We are so sorry to hear of Marg’s passing. What and incredible women she was. So much fun. Marg and Ted were the best example of a loving caring pair of people with a wonderful family. Regretfully we are unable to attend her funeral we have had some sad and sudden family issues in Fred’s family we are attending to. I talked to Aunt Inez in Comox and she sends her condolences….very sorry for the loss of a wonderful person….Trudy and Fred

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  7. Gerry and Margie Henry :

    We are thinking of you. Just losing our mom we know of your loss. Dad was just about ready to come up and stay with your Mom and spend some quality sibling time together. We appreciated your Mom and her concern for our family. We enjoyed her letters and time we spent together. We Love each one of you.
    Gerry and Margie Henry Family

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  8. Pat and John Macleod and family :

    We are thinking of your family at this sad time. Marge was a great lady and always good to our family. I am sorry that we were away and not able to attend her funeral. You will always have your good memories of your mom even though she is no longer with you.

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