Elizabeth (Betty) Cora Falck, beloved wife of sixty-four years of Mr. Sydney Falck of Calgary, passed away at the Beverly Centre on Tuesday, November 9, 2004 at the age of 88 years.
Betty was born August 6, 1916 in Scott, SK. At an early age, Betty moved to Lethbridge with her family. She started work in the Royal Bank where she met her husband Sydney in Pincher Creek, AB and married in 1941. Throughout their banking years, they lived in numerous small towns in Alberta and made many wonderful friends and memories. Betty enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren, traveling, golf, gardening and a good bridge game.
Besides her loving husband, Betty is also survived by her daughter and son-in-law Valerie and Garth Elsdon of Anchorage, Alaska; as well as her four grandchildren, Liam and Rory Elsdon and Lizzy and Joseph Falck. Betty is also survived by her sister and brother-in-law Patricia and Dr. John Hnatuik; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her son Dennis in 2004 and her sisters, Jean Barnsley and Dorothy Fair.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Saturday, November 13, 2004 at 2:30 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, #204, 1608 – 17 Avenue SW, Calgary, AB T2T 0E3 Telephone: (403) 255-7100, www.jdrf.ca.
In living memory of Betty Falck, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W., CALGARY, TELEPHONE: (403) 243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences