December 16, 1927 – Varde, Denmark
August 17, 2014 – Calgary, Alberta
Elly Fitzsimons, beloved wife of John Fitzsimons of Calgary, passed away on Sunday, August 17, 2014 at the age of 86 years.
Elly met John in Nordegg, AB and they were married in Red Deer on October 24, 1952.
Elly is survived by her husband John and three children, Gord (Jane), Wendy (Morley) and Kevin (Shelly), grandchildren; Jason (Val), Jamie (Kara) and Cory (Melissa) Connelly, Makayla, Kole, Karson and Gordon Fitzsimons, great grandchildren; Mickayla, Ashley, Ava, Hailey, Chloe, Faith, Brooklyn and Emma, Connelly, Sisters Metha, Johanna and Vera and a brother Eric.
She was predeceased by her parents Jes and Gyda Nielsen, two sisters Johanna and Mary. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Children’s Wish Foundation of Canada, #271, 339 – 50 Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB T2G 2B3 Telephone: (403) 265-9039, www.childrenswish.ca .
In living memory of Elly Fitzsimons, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Park Memorial, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Calgary, AB, T2S 2L5, Telephone: 403-243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences