January 2, 1920 – Glasgow, Scotland
October 7, 2013 – Calgary, AB
Anne Forbes of Calgary, passed away on Monday, October 7, 2013 at the age of 93 years.
Anne joined her family in Canada in 1998. She was a woman of strong character and will be well remembered for her kindness, generosity, humour and guidance.
Anne will be missed by her son John Forbes (Margaret Forbes); daughter-in-law Betty Forbes; grandchildren, Brian Forbes (Lana), Marianne Forbes (Jason), Lorraine Bills (Daniel), Heather Watt (Roger); and the sunshines of her life, her ‘pals’ (great-grandchildren), Jenna Forbes, Dharsana and Drayce Bills and Shawna Watt. She was predeceased by her loving husband Henry Frederick in 1971 and son William in 2007.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Friday, October 11, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 200, 119 – 14th Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 1Z6 Telephone: (403) 264-5549, www.heartandstroke.ca. The family wish to express their appreciation to the staff of Southwood Care Centre for their kindness and compassion.
In living memory of Anne Forbes, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. Telephone: (403) 256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences