July 6, 1936 – London, England
January 6, 2014 – Priddis, AB
Brenda Farnese of Okotoks passed away at the home of her son Terry on Monday, January 6, 2014.
Brenda is survived by two sons, Peter of Millarville and Terry (Cari Strachan) of Priddis; daughter and son-in-law Susan Farnese and Bill Johnson of Victoria; four grandchildren, Stephanie, Joseph (Stephanie), Jimmy and Lauren; two great-grandchildren Isabella and Abigail. She is also survived by her beloved sister and brother-in-law Patricia and Fred Simmons and their family. Brenda was predeceased by her husband James Farnese in 2001.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Corpus Christi Catholic Church (Corner of 4th Street and Northmount Drive N.W.) on Friday, January 10, 2014 at 1:00p.m. Graveside Service to follow in St. Joseph’s Section at Queen’s Park Cemetery. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Alberta Cancer Foundation, c/o Tom Baker Cancer Centre, 1331 – 29 Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 4N2 Telephone: 1 (866) 412-4222. www.albertacancer.ca/memorial.
In living memory of Brenda Farnese, 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.Print This Obituary & Condolences