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FERBER, Lucy “Lou” (nee Mathews)

July 6, 1919 – Calgary, AB
October 8, 2014 – Calgary, AB

Lou Ferber of Calgary, beloved wife of the late Herbert Ferber passed away on Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at the age of 95 years.

Lou was a passionate volunteer who used her skills as a volunteer for the Calgary City Police, 1988 Olympics and other organizations and events. As a child, Lou began her passion for the Calgary Stampede, a tradition which continued into her 90’s.

Lou is survived by her sons, Richard “Dick”, Ronald “Ron” (Audrey) and Jerome (Judy); her grandchildren, Tony, Coreen, Tracy, Luke, Zak, Matthew, Reed, Lee Anne, Jennifer and Jeff; several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren and her brother Richard “Dick” Mathews, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

Lou was predeceased by her husband Herbert; and her sisters, Mary, Violet, Sybil and Georgina.

Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Airdrie, 300 Towerlane Drive, Airdrie, AB) on Saturday, November 8, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through

In living memory of Lucy Ferber, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Airdrie, 300 TOWERLANE DRIVE, AIRDRIE, AB. Telephone: 403-948-1100

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    Its with great sadness to hear of the loss of your Mom. Our thoughts are with you all at this very difficult time. She will always be fondly remembered.

    Wendy, Jake, Kyle, Hayley, Mark, Taira Mcalister

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  2. I am deeply sorry to hear of Lou’s passing. Please know that my prayers and thoughts are with you all.

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