Marliese Englund, beloved wife of Wayne Englund of Calgary, passed away on January 26, 2007, at the age of 57 years.
Marliese was born on February 8, 1949, in Brendlorenzen Germany. She grew up in Brendlorenzen where she also attended school. After completing an apprenticeship as a medical office assistant, she worked in several locations in Germany in various medical offices finally working at the University Clinic in Frieburg. Marliese met Wayne in 1981 and they married in April 1984 before moving to Vancouver, BC, in July 1984. Wayne and Marliese had two children, both were born in Vancouver, and then moved to Calgary in 1990. Marliese with her kind heart and angelic spirit was loved by all. She had a beautiful outlook towards life that will be greatly missed. Often known as an angel on earth, she was without a doubt a gift to all of us. Those who had the privilege of having Marliese in their lives truly know this loss.
Besides her loving husband, Marliese is also survived by her children Jessica and Thomas. She is also survived by brothers, Alfred (Liesel) and Franz (Ursula) of Bad Neustadt Germany; sisters Paula (Hermann) of Bad Neustadt, and Lucia (Norbert) of Gottingen, Germany; brothers-in-law Rick (Molly) of Lestock SK, and Bob of Saskatoon SK; and sister-in-law Corrine (Mark) of Regina SK; many nephews and nieces in Germany and Canada; as well as numerous extended family and friends. She was predeceased by her father Franz; mother Rosa; and brother Leo.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) today, February 1, 2007, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Funeral Services will be held at the Calgary Centre For Positive Living (103 17 Avenue S.E.) on Friday February 2, 2007, at 1:30 p.m., with the Rev. Tina Wilding, Presider. Graveside service to follow at Eden Brook Memorial Gardens. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Marliese Englund, 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) 243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences