February 26, 1910 – Gilbert Plains, MB
July 5, 2013 – Airdrie, AB
Dorothy Ferguson passed away on Friday, July 5, 2013 at the age of 103 years.
Dorothy was born in Gilbert Plains, MB and raised in Pelley, SK. She married Malcolm in Regina and worked for Eaton’s as a switchboard operator. They moved to Calgary in 1945 where she fostered five children while raising her three boys. Dorothy then worked for CPA as a Chief Telephone Operator at Lincoln Park until her retirement. She spent her retirement years in Calgary, Pender Island and Airdrie.
Dorothy is survived by two sons and a daughter-in-law Don and Audrey Ferguson and Bill Ferguson; seven grandchildren, Leland and Heidi Ferguson, Colleen Schaar, Karen and Doug Smith, Laurie and Rod Phillips, Mark and Lisa Ferguson, Garth and Pam Ferguson, and Heather Ferguson; ten great-grandchildren, Rachel, Vanessa, Craig, Brock, Karolan, Keelie, Dustin and Tanya (Kyle) and a great-great granddaughter Kaydance. She was predeceased by her husband Malcolm, son John (Jack) and grandson Edward (Ted).
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Airdrie Funeral Home (300 Towerlane Drive, Airdrie, Alberta) on Wednesday, July 10, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. The family would like to thank all the staff at Bethany Care Centre in Airdrie for their wonderful care and consideration to all the family over the past three years.
In living memory of Dorothy Ferguson, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Park Cochrane by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Airdrie Funeral Home, 300 TOWERLANE DRIVE, AIRDRIE, AB. Telephone: (403) 948 1100Print This Obituary & Condolences